How was the Forum on Forests established?
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The United Nations Forum on Forests was established by E/RES/2000/35 of 18 October 2000 (page 64-66 of E/2000/99).

Working documents of the Forum are issued under symbol series E/CN.18/-.

The Forum on Forests had two predecessors:

  • The Ad-hoc Intergovernmental Panel on Forests (IPF) was established by ECOSOC decision 1995/226 of 1 June 1995 (page 73 of E/1995/95)
  • The Intergovernmental Forum on Forests (IFF) was established by E/RES/1997/65 of 25 July 1997 (page 122 of E/1997/97).


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