Belarus post issued a set of stamps in Europa series to mark year 2011 as the International Year of Forests.
The year 2011 was declared the International Year of Forests by the United Nations to raise awareness and strengthen the sustainable forest management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests for the benefit of current and future generations.
Governments, regional and international organizations and civil society organizations are expected to create national committees and designate focal points in their respective countries to facilitate organization of activities in support of the International Year of Forests.
Title: EUROPA 2011 – Belarus
Date of Issue: 14 April 2011
Denominations: 2000 BYR, 2500 BYR