Preliminary notice of proposal to hold the first African Regional workshop on sharing experiences on National Forest Monitoring and Greenhouse Gas Emissions tentativly during the week of 24th to 28th February 2014 in Zambia (tbc). The meeting will be by invitation and National Focal Points will be contacted to seek nominations. The purpose of this note is to act as a placeholder and for interested persons to advise us of any conflicting meetings or opportunities for coordination with other events in the region. More information will be provided later. Please contact for more information.