The United Nations Economicand Social Commission fo rAsiaand the Pacific ( ESCAP )
is there gional development arm of the United Nations for the Asia-Pacificregion.
With a membership of 62 Governments,58 of which are in the region,
and age ographical scope that stretches from Turkey
in the we stto the Pacific island..
The OECD groups 30 member countries sharing a commitment to democratic government and the market economy. With active relationships with some 70 other countries and economies, NGOs and civil society, it has a global reach. Best known for its publications and its statistics, its work covers economic and social issues from macr..
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) established the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in 1988. It is open to all members of the UN and WMO.
The role of the IPCC is to assess on a comprehensive, objective, open and transparent basis the scientific..
The APEC Climate Center (APCC) aims at realizing the APEC vision of regional prosperity through the enhancement of economic opportunities, the reduction of economic loss, and the protection of life and property by responding effectively to natural disasters and mitigating economic losses in the case of extreme climate events. The APCC w..
Known worldwide by its panda logo, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is dedicated to protecting the world's wildlife and wildlands. The largest privately supported international conservation organization in the world, WWF has more than 1 million members in the U.S. alone. Since its inception in 1961, WWF has invested in over 13,100 projects in 15..