Upcoming Events

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 - 15/07/2020
#GFOI2020 Webinar Series – Webinar #2 New: Access the e-learning course here Watch the recording of the webinar here. ** GFOI’s partner the Food and Agriculture Organization is organizing a Webinar on Open and Transparent Forest data under the Paris Agreement. This appointment is promoted in the framework of the #GFOI2020 webinar series, as it...
1st July, 15:00-16:00 CEST Register here:
01 - 01/07/2020
The Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) is organizing a Webinar on analysis ready data, which is of interest to all satellite data users within the GFOI community and beyond. CEOS has been active in the simplification of earth observations data for users through the development of Analysis Ready Data...
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15 - 19/06/2020
Join us today at 15:30-17:00 CEST in the Virtual Symposium of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) 2020 to learn how the Global Forest Observations Initiative engages with UN agencies and intergovernmental organizations for better coordination in forest monitoring.               Register here: The Symposium will include a series of interactive webinars that...
Dates and further information will be announced as soon as possible
01 - 01/06/2020
The GFOI Plenary 2020 has been cancelled by the GFOI Leads Group due to the ongoing uncertainty caused by COVID-19. We hope to see you at the GFOI Plenary 2021. Dates and further information will be announced as soon as possible. In the meantime, we are planning a series of webinars and...
07 - 07/05/2020
The Global Forest Resources Assessment (FRA 2020) is the latest in the series of assessments that the GFOI partner Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has conducted every 5 to ten years since 1946, as requested by its member states. FRA 2020 examines the status of, and trends in,...
Virtual Meeting
24 - 26/03/2020
The 35th Meeting of the Committee on Earth Observations Satellites (CEOS) Strategic Implementation Team (SIT-35) has gone virtual and is taking place from 24 to 26 March 2020. GFOI partners CEOS and the European Space Agency (ESA) will present their work for the initiative today during session 3 on GEO...