Forests Challenge Badge by Food And Agriculture Organization (fao)Forests Challenge Badge by Food And Agriculture Organization (fao)

Forests Challenge Badge

EditorFood And Agriculture Organization (fao), Food

Paperback | March 13, 2014

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The purpose of the United Nations Challenge Badges is to raise awareness, educate and motivate young people to change their behavior and be active agents of change in their local communities. Additional badges are available or are being developed on a number of other topics including: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Energy, Governance, Hunger, Nutrition, the Ocean, Soils and Water.

TheForests Challenge Badgeis designed to help educate children and young people about the crucial role that forests play for life on our planet. This booklet includes basic educational contents on the different types of forests and where they grow. It explains how forests provide essential ecosystem services such as clean air, water, and climate change mitigation. It also describes various forest resources and explains how millions of people worldwide rely on forests for their livelihoods. The badge describes the threats to our planet's forests and what is being done to protect them. This material is appropriate for use in school classes, Guide or Scout groups or youth meetings generally. It includes a wide range of activities and ideas to stimulate learning about the importance of forests, while motivating children and young people to help protect forests and become aware of the impacts of their actions on the environment.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Title:Forests Challenge BadgeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:152 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:March 13, 2014Publisher:Food & Agriculture Organization of the UnitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9251079730

ISBN - 13:9789251079737

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