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.

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...
10/03/2020 - 13/03/2020

GFOI Plenary 2020: Registrations closed, thanks!

The GFOI Plenary 2020 will be held at FAO Headquarters in Rome, Italy from 10 to 13 March 2020. The annual GFOI Plenary aims to assemble the international community of forest monitoring support partners and implementing countries to discuss the key issues facing the sector and explore opportunities for collaboration. The...

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