International Day of Forests: March 21st
On each International Day of Forests, countries are encouraged to undertake local, national, and international efforts to organize activities involving forests and trees, such as tree planting campaigns. (Photo by kazuend on Unsplash)
ROME — International Day of Forests 2021 celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests across the globe.
While the Day itself falls this year on Sunday, 21 March, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) marks the day on Friday, 19 March with a high-level online ceremony starting at 11 AM CET.
The theme for 2021 is “Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being.”