The United Nations declared 2011 as International Year of Forests 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. In all 48 member countries of the European organization “PostEurop” issued stamp with “Europa” mark.
The biological, ecological and climatic role of forests for life on Earth is invaluable. The loss of forests means the loss of biological diversity and climate change.
Title: Europa 2011 – Switzerland
Date of Issue: 5 May 2011
Denominations: CHF 1.00