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Acting Director-General Opens Event “Forests for Fashion – Fashion for Forests” Organized for International Day of Forests

21 March 2014

The Acting Director-General opened the event entitled "Forests for Fashion - Fashion for Forests" organized by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) on the occasion of the International Day of Forests. He highlighted the importance of forests and trees to economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being. In the context of the event, the Acting Director-General also met with Mr. Michelangelo Pistoletto, a renowned Italian artist, Mr. Mario Boselli, President of the Italian Chamber of Fashion and Mr. Tiziano Guardini, Italian Artist and Designer.