ITTO presents lecture at Yokohama [Kokusai] International Forum
ITTO has a mandate to promote the expansion of international tropical timber trade from legal and sustainable sources. Through policy development, field projects and other work, ITTO assists countries in their efforts to achieve the SDGs.
Mr Carrillo presented examples of the contributions of sustainable tropical forest management and associated trade in forest products to the following SDGs:
- SDG 1: No poverty
- SDG 2: Zero hunger
- SDG 3: Good health and well-being
- SDG 4: Quality education
- SDG 5: Gender equality
- SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation
- SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth
- SDG 12: Responsible consumption and production
- SDG 13: Climate action
- SDG 15: Life on land.
For more details (Japanese only): http://yokohama-c-forum.org/wpforum/forum2020_04/