Forest Heroes Awards and Forest Film Festival

In 2011, the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) Secretariat launched the first-ever Forest Heroes Awards and Forest Film Festival in celebration of the International Year of Forests. The success of this effort was the inspiration for the 2012/2013 UN Forests...


Social media highlights this week: Sesame Street, General Assembly, Social Good Summit and more!

Here’s a selection of behind-the-scenes photos posted on UN social media accounts from around the UN system over the past few weeks and shared with our social media team.  We’ve also included some photos taken by fans and followers.  Thank you to all who...


Meet the 1st-ever winners of the Forest Heroes Award

Ahead of the upcoming launch of the 2nd round of the Forest Heroes Award, given by the United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat, take a look at these new videos featuring the first-ever group of honoruees talking about their work: Forest Heroes award winner -...