International Forest Day 2018
The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21st of March the International Day of Forests in 2012.
The Day celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests. Countries are encouraged to undertake local, national and international efforts to organize activities involving forests and trees, such as tree planting campaigns.
The theme for each International Day of Forests is chosen by the Collaborative Partnership on Forests.
The theme for 2018 is Forests and Sustainable Cities.