Department of Sustainable Development (DSD) of the OAS is
pleased to join the United Nations (UN) in the celebration
International Year of Forests, with the slogan
“Sustainable Forest Management for the People of the
Americas,” in its efforts to increase awareness of the
importance of forests. The DSD has been developing
initiatives to promote this importance, providing support to
sustainable forest agendas and the regional exchange of
information, experiences, and lessons learned, among others.
Learn more in
in the May/June 2011 issue.