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 a partnership to help coordinate international support to developing countries on forest monitoring and greenhouse gas (GHG) accounting for REDD+ and related activities. 

16/11/2022 - 16/11/2022

Forest-Climate Solutions: Leveraging forests and trees for climate stability and food security

  Join this event at COP27. We will highlight the climate benefits of forests and trees and launch three publications.   16 November 14:30 EET | 13:30 CET Food and Agriculture Pavilion Livestream: http://bit.ly/3tx87s8 Agenda and more information: http://bit.ly/3E89WAA  
20/10/2022

Disentangling the numbers behind agriculture-driven tropical deforestation

A study associated estimates on tropical deforestation and agriculture from 2011 to 2015 and found that at least 90% of deforested land occurred in landscapes where agriculture drove forest loss, but only about half was converted into productive agricultural land.

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