Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities



Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities Related

Global Resource Action Center for the Environment (GRACE):: Works to form new links with the research, policy, and grassroots communities to preserve the future of the planet and protect the quality of the environment.

Global Climate Change: Market-Based Strategies to Reduce Greenhouse Gases:: Congressional Research Service Report on global climate change and strategies to reduce greenhouse gases. PDF format. (April 28, 2000)

Medalus - Programme on Mediterranean Desertification and Land Use:: Information about this international project, funded by the European Union, to investigate the effects of desertification on land use in Mediterranean Europe.

Caribbean Environment Programme:: Promoting regional co-operation for the protection and development of the marine environment of the Wider Caribbean Region.

Global Ballast Water Programme:: An initiative under the International Waters portfolio of the Global Environment Facility (GEF).

Atmosphere, Climate and Environment Information Programme:: Monthly air quality measurements from 2000 until 2004, from about a dozen UK monitoring stations. Support for programme and website withdrawn in 2005.

United Nations Environment Programme [UNEP]:: United Nations Environment Programme: environment for development. Mission: To provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations.

Asian Regional Research Programme in Energy, Environment and Climate, ARRPEEC:: Conducting research on energy-environment-climate issues in Asia. Objectives include mitigation of greenhouse gases and other hazardous emissions. Centered in Bangkok, Thailand.

Action Environment:: Provides services to remedial action contractors, general contractors, government and industrial clients in the areas of water, soil, air, odor, noise pollution, as well as environmental assessment. (Delaware)

Save Our Environment Action Center:: Harnessing the power of the Internet to increase public awareness and activism on today's most important environmental issues.

  • New Additions: International Conventions
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
Convention on Migratory Species
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
World Commission on Protected Areas