The US Forest Service is actively involved in different regions around the world in specific areas of interest. Select a region on the map to learn more about current and ongoing activities in that area.
The USDA Forest Service International Programs advances sustainable forest management and biodiversity conservation worldwide. The USDA Forest Service works with partners in the Middle East on a broad range of technical assistance and cooperative programs funded by the USDA Forest Service, the US Agency for International Development, the US Department of State Middle East Regional Cooperative Program, and other international donors. Through training workshops, collaborative research, exchanges, technical assistance and demonstration projects, both the United States and our cooperating partners have opportunities to learn from each other. Partners include Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, the Palestinian Authority, and Turkey.