The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is an informal partnership to help coordinate international support to developing countries on forest monitoring and greenhouse gas (GHG) accounting for REDD+ and related activities.

The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is an informal partnership to help coordinate international support to developing countries on forest monitoring and greenhouse gas (GHG) accounting for REDD+ and related activities. 

03/02/2021 - 04/02/2021

GEO-INPE webinars: zoom in on Amazon forest monitoring

Date: 3-4 February 2021, 12:00-14:00 PM CET Registrations: please write to [email protected]   As a flagship of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), the Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is pleased to invite its community of forest monitoring practitioners to participate in a webinar series hosted by GEO and organized by the Brazilian...
20/01/2021

New radar-based deforestation alert to improve African rainforests monitoring

A new deforestation alert based on latest radar satellite technologies promises to make monitoring of African rainforests more effective. The users will receive near-real-time notifications of forest disturbance activities like illegal logging, which will allow appropriate interventions. The new system has been developed by the Wageningen University, in collaboration with World...

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