Overview of LDN Targets
• To protect up to about 73% of important areas for forest functions and conservation of water resources, soil and biodiversity by 2023;
• To involve more than 53% of targeted villages in community based forest management by 2023;
• To sustainably manage at least the five out of 29 priority watersheds by 2023; and
• To conserve a total of 228,174.57 ha of dense forest cover, 278,999.19 ha of sparse forest cover and 238,508.55 ha of non-forest areas by 2023.