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GFOI releases new tool to guide countries in developing MRV systems for REDD+

The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is pleased to launch a new web application to help countries develop national forest monitoring systems and associated greenhouse gas emissions measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) procedures. With forests playing a central role in the Paris Climate Change Agreement, robust forest monitoring and MRV systems will be vital in […]

Methods and Guidance Modules

GFOI is producing a series of modules to support users of the Methods and Guidance Document by providing timely updates on current themes. So far three modules have been published. These cover the relationship between the MGD and the GOFC-GOLD sourcebook (June 2014), the use of global datasets in national forest monitoring, such as those […]

First GFOI Forest Monitoring Workshop in Africa

A workshop on Data Interoperability for Forest Monitoring was held in Douala, Cameroon June2-6, 2014. This first regional technical GFOI-SilvaCarbon workshop on forest monitoring had the overall aim of supporting participating countries to continue to develop their data plans for country needs in the context of REDD+. Different data sets were presented and the use of different remote […]

GFOI SE Asia Capacity Building

The first regional technical GFOI workshop on forest monitoring in Southeast Asia was successfully held in Chiangmai, Thailand on January 27 to 30, 2014. The overall aim was to support participating countries in developing data plans for their country needs in the context of REDD+. It is the first in a series SE Asian Workshops. More […]