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. 

GFOI 2020 Plenary

The annual Plenary of the Global Forest Observations Initiative will take place at FAO headquarters in Rome from 10 to 13 March 2020.

The event aims to assemble the international community engaged in forest monitoring, including support partners and implementing countries, in order to foster strategic collaboration, information exchanges and networking.

Visit the dedicated webpage for more information about the event. Register here before 31 January.

27/01/2020

First comprehensive portal to track international capacity development support for forest monitoring and climate action

The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) has unveiled a new portal for tracking international capacity development support to developing countries in forest monitoring. The GFOI Inventory of Activities provides easy-to-access information on the assistance being delivered by the international community to developing countries to improve their forest monitoring capabilities. The Inventory...
21/01/2020 - 24/01/2020

GFOI Regional Workshop on REDD+ data use for management, policy and reporting in Latin America

Representatives from Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Paraguay, Peru and from a number of international GFOI partners will gather together for the 16th GFOI Regional Workshop in the Americas from 21 to 24 January 2020 at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Fort Collins Science Center (FORT). The goal of the workshop is...

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GFOI is a flagship of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) 

GFOI Inventory of Activities