Forestry Initiative

 

The purpose of the forestry initiative is to promote the growing and harvesting of trees
through sustainable means. The forestry initiatives basically involves strengthening the laws for
preventing or stopping the deforestation and clear-cutting and making the communities’ aware of their rights to protect their natural resources.

 

Members who are included under these initiatives are government agencies, forest industry
companies, conservation organizations, certification systems, landowner groups, private groups and
universities.