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Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS)
Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP)
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)
Coral Reef Degradation in the Indian Ocean (CORDIO-East Africa)
Environmental Impact of the Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
Eastern African Coastal Management (SEACAM)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network (GCRMN)
Global Environment Facility (GEF)
Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA)
Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Sources (GPA)
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)
International Centre for Living Aquatic Resources (ICLARM)

International Forum on Globalization (IFG)
International Maritime Organization (IMO)
Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection (GESAMP)
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
Ocean Data and Information Network for Africa (ODINAFRICA)
Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA)
Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (Arctic Council) (PAME)
Regional Seas Conventions - Regional Seas

Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North (RAIPON)

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNLOS)

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNESA)
United Nations Division for Sustainable Development (UNDSD)
Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Agricultural Organization (UNESCO)
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC)
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA)
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
United Nations System-Wide Earthwatch
World Bank
World Conservation Union (IUCN)
World Health Organization (WHO/OMS)
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
World Resources Institute (WRI)
World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)


Global Observing Systems:

Global Climate Observing System (GCOS)
Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS)
Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS)
Integrated Global Observing Strategy (IGOS)
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI)
World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC)


Other useful links:


Journal of Marine Environmental Engineering
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