International Day of Forests
Despite all of the priceless ecological, economic, social and health benefits, we are destroying the very forests we need to survive.
Global deforestation continues at an alarming rate – 13 million hectares of forest are destroyed annually. Deforestation accounts for 12 to 20 percent of the global greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.
Learn more here: https://www.un.org/en/events/forestsday/