The global community has a particularly important role in strengthening forest-related governance, creating transparent mechanisms for addressing the drivers of poor forest management as well as raising financial resources to protect forests and reduce the economic pressures for forest conversion.
The international community can support the HoB Initiative in the following ways:
The global community can and should play an active role to support the HoB governments make the transition to a green economy.
The report highlights critical next steps which can only be successful if HoB governments, business, civil society and media—with support from international development partners—join efforts to make the transition to a green economy a reality. The following actions are crucial to maintain momentum and ensure long-term commitment: