Category : Source of Information
Subcategory : Governmental organizations
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1. Mineral Resources Program:
Natural Environment - Mineral resources
 The Mineral Resources Program of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) provides and communicates current, impartial information on the occurrence, quality, quantity, and availability of mineral resources.
2. Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council:
Anthropogenic Environment - Construction materials
 Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council is responsible for developing and operationalising a comprehensive and integrated approach towards development, promotion and application of conventional and innovative housing and construction technologies and building materials in the country.
3. American Association of Petroleum Geologists:
Energy - Oil
 Founded in 1917 the American Association of Petroleum Geologists is currently the world's largest professional geological society.
4. National Center for Social Research - Environmental Group:
Environmental Education - Centers for environmental information
 The Environmental group of the Institute for Urban and Agriculture Sociology/ National Center for Social Research has been operating since November 1995.The data from the researches and studies and of the whole project is being available in the electronic web site of NCSR (EKKE in greek) by the title «Environmental Corner». There you can find: 1. Database for the Environmental Institutions (updated in 2001) 2. Database for the Environmental NGO’s (the updating will be finished at the end of July 2001) 3. Subjects concerning Environmental Education a) Educational and vocational training project (EPEAEK in Greek) courses b) Search guide for Environmental Education subjects in Internet c) directory of Greek electronic sites with reports on environmental subjects d) directory of Greek electronic sites concerning environmental issues. The Category "Collaboration - Hospitality" includes articles - publications from Environmental Institutions - People concerning the above subjects. In addition our electronic site includes "Catalogues of Audiovisual Educational material» (by the Ministry of Culture and by NET)
5. The Globe Program(Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment):
Environmental Education - Programs - Activities
 GLOBE is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program.GLOBE trains teachers to help students improve their achievement in science and math, and in the use of computer and network technology. GLOBE helps teachers and students achieve state and local education goals and standards. GLOBE increases student awareness of their environment from a scientific viewpoint, without advocacy relative to issues. GLOBE improves student understanding of science because it involves them in performing real science - taking measurements, analyzing data, and participating in research in collaboration with scientists. GLOBE students contribute data for scientists to use in their research. GLOBE helps expand the pipeline of potential future scientists and researchers for industry, academia, and government.
6. Sharing Environmental Education Knowledge:
Environmental Education - Environmental education
 Welcome to SEEK (Sharing Environmental Education Knowledge) a place to find Minnesota resources for environmental education. The SEEK directory works as a clearinghouse for all types of environmental education resources, from articles to lesson plans, from performances to displays, and many more. These resources come from a variety of organizations throughout Minnesota, including schools and colleges, government agencies, libraries and businesses.
7. GREENCOM The Environmental Education & Communcation Project of USAID:
Environmental Education - Centers for environmental education
 GreenCOM is the Environmental and Education Project of USAID Began in 1993 Managed by the Academy for Educational Development of Washington D.C. Uses environmental education, communications, and social marketing to foster environmentally sustainable development Has conducted projects in 28 developing countries
8. North American Assocciation for Environmental Education:
Environmental Education - Environmental education
 The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) is a network of professionals, students, and volunteers working in the field of environmental education throughout North America and in over 55 countries around the world. In order to translate theory into practice and to provide support for environmental education and educators, NAAEE offers a variety of programs and activities. These include NAAEE’s Annual Conference, NAAEE publications and on-line services, and EE-Link.
9. National Research Programme on Global Air Pollution and Climate Change NRP:
Biosphere - Climate Change
 The NRP interlinks research into the climate system, the consequences of climate change, and research into societal causes and solutions. The programme is a strategic one; it is investigating the likelihood of anthropogenic climate change, the consequences this can have for natural and societal systems, and feasible options for medium and long term climate policy.
Transports - Public Transport
 The Athens Urban Transport Organisation (OASA) was founded in 1977 and is a Legal Entity of Private Law. It is totally owned by the Greek State, applying the principles of Private Economy and performing for the public benefit under the supervision and control of the Ministry of Transport and Communications.

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