International Forestry Initiatives

KKL-JNF has implemented sustainable forest management practices for its planted forests. To date, KKL-JNF has planted over 240 million trees all over Israel. KKL-JNF has become an international expert in afforestation in arid and semi-arid regions, and regularly participates in international forums and participates in joint forestry projects with other countries and international organizations.

KKL-JNF and Afforestation

KKL-JNF and Afforestation

In 1961, the Government of Israel handed all afforestation activities to KKL-JNF. KKL quickly implemented sustainable forest management practices for planted forests. To date, KKL-JNF has planted over 240 million trees all over Israel.

Forestry Research Cooperation

Forestry Research Cooperation

KKL-JNF pariticipates in forestery research with other countries and international organizations in forestry research, and also shares its forestry expertise with countries around the world.

United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF)

United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF)

The UNFF is an intergovernmental policy forum on the management, development and conservation of forests. All UN member states are represented at the forum. KKL-JNF participates in the UNFF as a representative of Israel.

UN International Day of Forests

UN International Day of Forests

The United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed March 21st the International Day of Forests to celebrate all types of forests and raise awareness of the importance of woodlands.