The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is a partnership for assisting tropical countries to monitor their forest and carbon resources. With hundreds of ongoing activities worldwide and over 70 international partners working in more than 50 countries, the GFOI is a trusted and effective initiative for global collaboration towards climate action.

22/07/2024 - 26/07/2024

Training on the Use of Terrestrial and Satellite Lidar Data for Biomass Mapping

SERVIR – Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) Hub and SilvaCarbon are collaborating with the Forest Research and Training Centre to deliver the second training on biomass mapping with the use of terrestrial and satellite lidar data.

IPCC Expert Meeting: Reconciling anthropogenic land use emissions

Following the enriching session “Reconciling anthropogenic land use emissions” of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Expert Meeting from 9 to 11 July 2024 in Ispra, Italy, it is evident that the utilization of Earth Observations in national inventories is highly valuable to track progress towards the targets of...


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