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Reports and Books
Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis for the Caspian Sea
Caspian Environment Programme (CEP)

This Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis (TDA) is a scientific and technical assessment, through which the water-related environmental issues and problems of the Caspian Sea region have been identified and quantified, their causes analyzed and their impacts, both environmental and economic, assessed. The analysis involves an identification of causes and impacts at national, regional, and global levels and the socio-economic, legal, political and institutional context within which they occur. The identification of the root causes specifies sources, locations, and sectors.


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2002
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Air quality guidelines for Europe (Second edition)
World Health Organization

This publication can assist national and local agencies responsible for protecting public health from the adverse effects of ambient air pollution and for monitoring ambient air quality. Aiming to prompt good practice in monitoring and health impact assessment, this report describes strategies and methods for providing information on ambient air quality that is adequate for health impact assessment. It discusses the overall requirements for designing and operating networks for monitoring ambient air and a range of air quality models used in comprehensive programmes for air quality assessment and management.


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2000
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Chemicals in the European environment: Low doses-High Stakes
United Nations Environment Programme, European Environment Agency

The EEA and UNEP have published this state of the environment message on - Chemicals in the European Environment-in order to raise awareness of the issues, and to help build the public and political support needed for all to enjoy the benefits of chemicals, but at a reduced cost both to nature and human society.


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1998
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Water Stress in Europe - Can the Challenge be met?
Europen Environment Agency (EEA), United Nations Environment Programme

Water was chosen as the topic for this first European Environment Agency/United Nations Environment Programme (EEA/UNEP)' State of the Environment Message' because water affects every aspect of human existence and because its availability and quality are severely threatened in many parts of Europe.


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1997
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS): Proceedings of the Fourth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties
United Nations Environment Programme, Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)

Part I of this Addendum to the Proceedings of the Fourth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Nairobi, 1994) contains all of the reports on implementation received from Parties prior to and during that meeting. They have been reproduced in the form in which they were submitted to the Secretariat. Part II contains national reports submitted by representatives of States not yet party to the Convention. Part III contains the opening statements made at the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties on behalf of governments and non-governmental organizations.


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1994
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS): Proceedings of the Third Meeting of the Conference of the Parties
United Nations Environment Programme, Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)

Part I of this Addendum to the Proceedings of the Third Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Geneva, 1991) contains all of the reports received from Parties prior to and during that meeting. They have been reproduced in the form in which they were submitted to the Secretariat.
Part II contains the opening statements made at the third meeting of the Conference of the Parties on behalf of governments and intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations.


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1993
Reports and Books
European plants in peril: a review of threatened plants in the European Community (1989)
United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre (United Nations Environment Programme-WCMC)

This booklet draws attention to the problems of habitat loss or degradation within the territory of the European Community and presents a selection of those plant species which are, as a consequence, under threat. It explains in uncomplicated language the nature of the different kinds of threat and gives an outline of the measures that are needed to ensure the conservation of the plant species that are at risk.


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1989
Phosphorous Cycles in Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecosystems - Regional Workshop 1: Europe
United Nations Environment Programme, Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE)
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1989
Reports and Books
The Societal Impacts Associated with the 1982-83 Worldwide Climate Anomalies
United Nations Environment Programme

Report based on the workshop on the Economic and Societal Impacts Associated with the 1982-83 Worldwide Climate Anomalies, 11-13 November 1985, Lugano, Switzerland. But the main purpose of this report was simply to establish worldwide a common concern for ENSO events and their tele-connections, as well as for the possible societal impacts of those hypothesized teleconnections.


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1987
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Long-Term Programme for Pollution Monitoring and Research in the Mediterranean (MED POL)-Phase II: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 28. Rev. 1
United Nations Environment Programme

This overlooks the objectives, principles and technique of monitoring pollution, as well as the additional considerations needed


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1986