3rd Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit, Yogyakarta
Themed “Protecting forests and people, supporting economic growth,” the 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit (APRS) focused on conservation, livelihoods and investment over three days of international dialogue and knowledge-sharing in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

The first day kicked off with an opening ceremony featuring APRS host Indonesia's Minister of Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya, and Australian Minister of Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg, followed by statements from regional ministers and two high-level panels highlighting the role of forests in countries' Nationally Determined Contributions.

The following day, eight parallel sessions covered a number of topics including finance and investment, community forestry, peatlands and more.
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