Entries by Tom Harvey

GFOI Plenary 2017: Invitation, Venue and Accommodation

Date & Location The GFOI Plenary 2017 will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, from 9-12 April, at the New World Hotel. Invitation & Permit A formal invitation from the FAO Representative to Viet Nam is now available. Concept Note & Agenda The concept note & agenda are also now available. Please note that the agenda is […]

GFOI Review 2016: Final Report and Response Note

Throughout 2016, a holistic review of GFOI has been underway. Conducted by Dr. James Baker, the review has sought to quantify progress made by GFOI to date, assess its value and develop a series of recommendations for a potential next phase of the Initiative. The review process included extensive personal interviews and survey responses, as well as the […]

New REDD+ capacity building initiative from FAO, UN-REDD, GFOI and the University of Melbourne

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) the United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+) in developing countries (UN-REDD) and the Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) in collaboration with the University of Melbourne are pleased to announce the launch of a new REDD+ capacity building initiative. […]