Cool Forests and SDGs – Keynotes

Oval Room

Framing under SDGs. How forests are contributing to SDGs and how they should be integrated, value of intact forests?
Moderator: Gerald Steindlegger, ISS-Integrated Sustainability Solutions, Austria

Keynote 1: Bhaskar Vira, Cambridge University: “Integrating across themes & SDGs. The critical role of forests for the SDGs.”

Keynote 2: Justina Ray, Wildlife Conservation Society Canada: “The exceptional value of intact forests in the boreal realm, with a focus on biodiversity.”

Keynote 3: Mette Wilkie, Forestry Policy and Resources Division Forestry Department of FAO: “Mountain Forests and the SDGs.”