He also pointed out that the ISFR 2017 has been prepared with the help of scientific tools.
Referring to the enormity of the task of preparing the State of Forest Report, the Minister said, Work has already started for preparing ISFR 2019.
Mohamed Azmi Omar said, "By focusing on Sub-Saharan Africa, we hope that this issue of the ISFR will satisfy a long-felt need for adequate and relevant information that will help towards instituting an enabling environment for the Islamic social finance sector in the region."
IRTI instituted the ISFR series last year with the aim of providing relevant data and policy roadmaps that could assist the campaign to end poverty in all its forms globally.
(2011), Forest survey of India, Ministry of environment and forest.
The total green cover (FTC) of Delhi, as per ISFR
, 2015, is 20.22% to states geographical area, which has shown a net increase of about 1.96 sq.