GIPME

Global Investigation of Pollution in the Marine Environment

GLODIR

Global Directory of Marine and Freshwater Professionals of IOC

GOOS

Global Ocean Observing System of IOC


HDRO

Human Development Report Office in the United Nations Development Programme


IAC

InterAcademy Council

IAP

InterAcademy Panel for International Issues

IAS

Institute of Advance Study of the United Nations University

ICAO

International Civil Aviation Organization

ICES

International Council for the Exploration of the Sea

ICGEB

International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

ICSU

International Council for Science

IEA

International Energy Agency

IGBP

International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme

IGY

International Geophysical Year

IHD

International Hydrological Decade

IHP

International Hydrological Programme

IMO

International Maritime Organization

IOC

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission

IODE

International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange System

IPCC

Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

ITU

International Telecommunications Union

IUCN

World Conservation Union


MA

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment


NCEAS

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis

NEAFC

North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission

NGO

Nongovernmental organization


OECD

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development


SBSTTA

Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice

SCAR

Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

SCOPE

Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment



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