IUCN's Stewart Maginnis on the importance of forests

What role do forests play in combating climate change and providing livelihoods for millions of people around the world? How do forests affect all 6.8 billion people on the planet? Stewart Maginnis, Director of IUCN's Environment and Development Group answers those question on Global Connections TV.

Amna Abdulwazid and her agroforest plot in the Fau 5 camp, Eastern Sudan Photo: Agni Boedhihartono / IUCN

Work area: 
Business
Business
Climate Change
WBCSD
Economics
Ecosystems
Ecosystems
Energy
Forests
Climate Change
Members
Protected Areas
Social Policy
Species
Water
Biodiversity
Climate Change
Energy
Forests
Livelihoods
Locally Controlled Forests
Forests
REDD+
World Heritage
Location: 
North America
Asia
Project and Initiatives: 
Mangroves for the Future 
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