Module III Quiz

Please answer the following self-reflection questions. After formulating your answers, you may post them online at the Knowledge Café for this course as a way to share your ideas and glean knowledge from other students’ responses.

Reflection Questions:

  1. Which one of the three post-Rio environmental conventions has forests as a prime candidate for its implementation? Why?
  2. Compare the mandates of the three UN bodies (FAO, UNDP, and UNEP) as far as forests are concerned.
  3. Reflect on the major international research centers dealing with forests. Do you know of any other comparable research organizations?
  4. Describe the mandates and programs of work of some major non-governmental organizations dealing mainly or partially with forests.