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126. Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons :
Pollution - Wastes - Chemical - Biological weapons
 This site is provided and maintained by the Secretariat of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, a Secretariat set up to undertake the implementation on the international level of the provisions of the CWC. The Site is primarily intended for the National Authorities, which will be responsible for the national implementation of the CWC
127. European Foundation for the Improvement of living and working condintions :
Anthropogenic Environment - Human Settlements
 The Foundation is a European Union body that was set up in 1975 to contribute to the planning and establishment of better living and working conditions. Achieving the European Union goal of improving living and working conditions will only be possible when the policy makers have good quality information. By monitoring, analysing and identifying the impact of changes in society, the Foundation aims to provide the data and knowledge needed to support action
128. Who Center for Urban Health - Healthy Cities Project :
Anthropogenic Environment - Healthy cities
 The WHO Healthy Cities project is a long-term international development project that aims to place health high on the agenda of decision-makers in the cities of Europe and to promote comprehensive local strategies for health and sustainable development based on the principles and objectives of the strategy for health for all for the twenty-first century and local Agenda 21. Ultimately, the Healthy Cities project seeks to enhance the physical, mental, social and environmental wellbeing of the people who live and work in cities.
129. International Bicycle Fund :
Transports - Bicycle
 International Bicycle Fund is a non-governmental, nonprofit, advocacy organization, promoting sustainable transport and international understanding. Major areas of activity are non-motorized urban planning, economic development, bike safety education, responsible travel and cycle tourism, and cross-cultural, educational programs.
130. International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development :
Development - Sustainability - Mountainous regions economy
 The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is a diverse, knowledge-based institution that spans the Hindu Kush-Himalayan range east to west and north to south and brings together mountain scientists and farmers in a common cause from diverse nationalities in a region that is difficult politically, physically, and economically. ICIMOD develops, tests, and shares knowledge that helps poor mountain people have better and more sustainable lives. ICIMOD works with mountain people to find solutions that they need.
131. European Wave Energy Research Network :
Energy - Wave energy
 The European Wave Energy Research Network was created under the Preliminary Actions of the JOULE Programme in 1992. The purpose of this Network is to provide information relating to Wave Energy research in the European Union and throughout the world.
132. Crops and Livestock :
Development - Sustainability - Agriculture
 This website Crops and Livestock includes Crops and Livestock programmes and services presented by the British Columbia ministry of Agriculture, Food and Fisheries.
133. Mining Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) :
Development - Sustainability - Mining - Mine - Pit
 Mining Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) is an independent two-year project of participatory analysis seeking to understand how the mining and minerals sector can best contribute to the global transition to sustainable development. MMSD is managed by the International Institute for Environment and Development in London, UK, under contract to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). The project was initiated by WBCSD and is supported by the Global Mining Initiative (GMI).
134. World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) :
Development - Sustainability - Tourism (Development)
 The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is the global business leaders' forum for Travel & Tourism. Its Members are Chief Executives from all sectors of industry, including accommodation, catering, entertainment, recreation, transportation and other travel-related services. Founded in April 1990, WTTC policies are set and implemented by a Member Executive Committee, a President and a small staff in London, with representative offices in North & South America, Asia/Pacific and Europe.
135. British Geological Survey :
Science - Knowledge - Rationalism - Geology
 The British Geological Survey’s mission is to enhance the UK science base by providing knowledge, information, education and training in the geosciences, and promote the public understanding of the relevance of geosciences to resource and environment issues.
136. The Nuclear Energy Institute :
Energy - Nuclear energy
 The Nuclear Energy Institute is the policy organization of the nuclear energy and technologies industry and participates in both the national and global policy-making process. NEI’s objective is to ensure the formation of policies that promote the beneficial uses of nuclear energy and technologies in the United States and around the world.
137. United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW) :
Political Ecology - Movements - Women - Ecofeminism
 The United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW) is the only institution in the United Nations system solely devoted to research and training for the advancement of women. Recently, INSTRAW restructured to become the only dedicated UN institution to deliver its mandate through new information and communication technologies (ICT).
138. Wavegen :
Energy - Wave energy
 Established in 1992, by Professor Alan Wells FRS inventor of the Wells Turbine, Wavegen has developed a range of energy modules for clients to exploit the unlimited wave energy resources in the shoreline, near shore and offshore environments.
139. Environmental law Institute :
Science - Knowledge - Rationalism - Environmental law (Science - Knowledge - Rationalism)
 For more than three decades, the Environmental Law Institute has played a pivotal role in shaping the fields of environmental law, policy, and management, domestically and abroad. Today, ELI is an internationally recognized, independent research and education center
140. Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research :
Development - Sustainability - Primary production
 Landcare Research is an independent Crown Research Institute that focuses on management of land resources for conservation and for primary production
141. Regulatory Authority for Energy :
Energy - Renewable energy sources
 Welcome to the electronic site of the Regulatory Authority of Energy (RAE) the independent administrative authority under the supervision of the Ministry of Development. RAE is responsible for the supervision and regulation of the function of the Energy section in Greece.
142. Trails and Open Space Coalition of the Pikes Peak Region :
Anthropogenic Environment - Open spaces
 The Trails and Open Space Coalition is a non-profit organization working to preserve open space and create a network of trails in the Pikes Peak region. We work cooperatively with local and regional governments, community organizations, businesses, families and individuals who share the vision of an interconnected network of trails, greenways and open space. We do this through advocacy, education, fundraising and volunteer programs.
143. Global Mining Initiative (GMI) :
Development - Sustainability - Mining - Mine - Pit
 The Global Mining Initiative (GMI) is a programme by the world's leading mining and metals companies to develop their industry's role in the transition to sustainable development. The programme will contribute to preparations for the World Summit on Sustainable Development in South Africa in September 2002.
144. Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) :
Pollution - Wastes - Soil pollution
 The Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) was created to facilitate communication and foster cooperation among professionals concerned with the challenge of soil protection and cleanup.
145. 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.
146. Cornell University - Department of Horticulture :
Development - Sustainability - Horticulture - Gardening
 The Department of Horticulture serves professionals, students and citizens of New York State, the nation, and the world, by generating and extending knowledge about fruits, vegetables and landscape plants, for the purpose of sustaining the environment, enhancing economic vitality, and improving the quality of life of individuals and their communities.
147. ACEE's Green Book The Environmental guide to Cars and Trucks :
Transports - Vehicle - Automobile
 "Make a difference -- for your health and the health of the planet -- by using to comparison shop with the environment in mind. Our low-cost subscriptions will let you look up Green Scores for every car, van, pickup, and SUV on the market."
148. Mountain Association for Community Economic Development :
Development - Sustainability - Mountainous regions economy
 Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (MACED) provides opportunities and resources to help citizens build healthy, sustainable, equitable, democratic and prosperous communities in Kentucky and Central Appalachia.
Pollution - Wastes - Recycling
 BIR is an international trade federation representing the world’s recycling industry, covering in particular ferrous and non-ferrous metals, paper and textiles. Plastics, rubber, tyres and glass are also studied and traded by some BIR members.About 600 companies and national federations from over 50 countries are affiliated to BIR and create a forum for industrial exchange and business contacts as well as strong political groups.
150. Council of European Municipalities and Regions :
Development - Sustainability - Regional development
 Established in 1951, the Council of European Municipalities and Regions originated from the conviction that local and regional authorities have a fundamental role to play in the realization of the European Union. They provide popular support for Europe through the efforts of local politicians who are the elected representatives closest to the citizens. Today, CEMR brings together more than 100 000 local and regional authorities in Europe, federated through 42 large national associations of local and regional authorities in 29 countries

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