GEO and GEOSS key documents

GEOSS 10-Year Implementation Plan
The Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) 10-Year Implementation Plan, endorsed by nearly 60 governments and the European Commission on 16 February 2005, is designed to qualitatively improve our understanding of the Earth system, markedly enhancing global policy- and decision-making abilities to promote the environment, human health, safety, and welfare.


GEO Work Plan 2012-2015
The GEO Work Plan provides the agreed framework for implementing the GEOSS 10-Year Implementation Plan (2005-2015). It is a living document that is updated annually.


GEO Report on Progress 2011-2013 (2014)
This Report covers the Group on Earth Observations’ (GEO) activities and initiatives since the 2010 Beijing Ministerial Summit. During that time, the GEO community made considerable progress toward its goal of implementing a Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS).


GEO Fact Sheet (2014)
Fact sheet about the Group on Earth Observations.