Upcoming Events

14 - 15/06/2021
Researchers and technical experts in tropical forest monitoring are invited to join the upcoming GFOI R&D Component workshop on 14-15 June organized by the University of Wageningen for the REDDCopernicus project.  Participation is open to anyone with an interest in shaping the research priorities for tropical forest monitoring going forward. Country...
16 - 17/06/2021
16 June 2021, 12:00 - 15:00 CET │17 June, 12:00 - 15:00 CET Register here                                                                                 The Group on Earth Observations (GEO), together with its flagship the Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) are hosting a virtual workshop entitled Exploring new tools for monitoring land cover change to support GHG emissions estimates from...
22 - 22/06/2021
22 June 2021, 14:00-15:00 CEST Register here check your time zone   The Global Forest Observations Initiative, together with its leading partner the World Bank and others, will launch its new knowledge platform OpenMRV on 22 June 2021 at 14:00 CEST. OpenMRV is a central repository for the dissemination of training resources and other instructional...
07 - 09/09/2021
The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) Plenary 2021 will take place online from 7 to 9 September 2021. Please register here.

Past Events
15 - 15/12/2020
Register here to participate in a webinar on Tuesday 15 December 2020 at 2pm CET in English to learn how to use the universally available high resolution satellite imagery of tropical forests. GFOI is proud to team up with Norway’s International Climate and Forests Initiative (NICFI) and its partners Kongsberg Satellite...
10 - 10/12/2020
7:00 – 11:00 (EST) 15:00 – 19:00 (Nairobi) 14:00 – 18:00 (Lusaka, Maputo, Windhoek) 13:00 – 17:00 (Frankfurt) 19:00 – 23:00 (Bangkok) The webinar is free of charge and will be in English. Register here Zoom Access   Join by Computer (preferred): ZOOM Meeting Link: Password: SMFM!121wb Join by phone: +1 301 715 8592 (Washington DC)   International numbers: Webinar ID: 915 2728 7919 Passcode: 5960746451     The World...
30 - 30/12/2020
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is organizing the Earth Information Day 2020 on 30 November to provide an update on the state of the global climate in 2020. The Earth Information Days foster the exchange of information on the state of the global climate system and developments...
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11 - 11/11/2020
Date: Wednesday 11 November 2020 Time: 14:30 – 16:00 CEST Register now here   GFOI partner FAO is organizing a webinar to explore the Enhanced Transparency Framework (ETF) under the Paris Agreement and discuss ways to increase transparent country reporting of forest data for climate action. Check out this poster to learn more about the...
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03 - 03/11/2020
Watch the recording of the webinar here. *** We are pleased to announce that the seventh webinar in the #GFOI2020 webinar series will focus on Biomass Monitoring and will be held on at 1pm CET on Tuesday 3 November 2020. This webinar will be hosted by the GFOI’s R&D Coordination Component and...
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28 - 28/10/2020
From reporting to payments: Current state and trends of REDD+ reporting to the UNFCCC - #GFOI2020 Series Webinar #6 Date: 28 October Time: 14:00-15:00 CET Register here to participate Watch the video recording here.   GFOI partner the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is organizing a webinar to examine the current state...