World Forestry Day, also known as the International Day of Forests, is celebrated annually on March 21st. The day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012 to raise awareness of the importance of forests and to promote sustainable forest management practices around the world.
Forests play a vital role in the health of our planet. They provide habitats for wildlife, regulate the climate, purify the air and water, and support the livelihoods of millions of people. Forests are also a critical component of our global carbon cycle, helping to mitigate climate change by storing carbon in their biomass and soils.
The theme for World Forestry Day 2023 is “Forests for Sustainable Cities”. This theme recognizes the important role that forests play in supporting the growth of sustainable cities and communities. Urban forests provide a range of ecosystem services, including cooling and shading, air and water filtration, and carbon sequestration. They also contribute to the overall health and wellbeing of urban residents by providing opportunities for recreation and relaxation.
On World Forestry Day, individuals and organizations around the world participate in a range of activities and events to raise awareness of the importance of forests and to promote sustainable forest management practices. These activities may include tree-planting events, educational workshops and seminars, and policy advocacy initiatives. By working together to protect and sustainably manage our forests, we can ensure that they continue to provide benefits to current and future generations.
World Forestry Day 2023: International Day of Forests Theme, Images, Messages, Quotes, Greetings, Wishes, Sayings, Posters, Banners and Drawings
“International Day of Forests reminds each of us that we all are connected to forests, even when we may not realize it. Let us save them. Happy International Day of Forests.”
The occasion of World Forestry Day is a reminder to each one of us that we have cut enough forests and now we need to plant more forests. Happy World Forestry Day.
“The mountains, the forest, and the sea render men savage; they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human.”
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Warm greetings on World Forestry Day to everyone. Without forests, this world would be a barren and lifeless place to live. Let us save them before anything else.
“Wishing a very Happy International Day of Forests to everyone. Forests are an integral part of our lives and we must do all that we can to save them.”