Inception meeting objectives:
- Prepare a draft annotated outline of GEO for Cities document including structure, main points;
- Confirm draft work plan of GEO for Cities, including overview and context, timeline, anticipated impact, anticipated outcomes, project design, risks mitigation measures;
- Suggest prospective authors from different institutions, considering gender and geographic balance, for the secretariat to prepare invitations for.
The First Authors Meeting for the GEO-6 for Cities took place in Vancouver, Canada from 14-18 October 2019. This meeting saw a number of authors attend to meet the following objectives.