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    AAPPMA

    Association Agréée de Pêche et de Protection des Milieux Aquatiques

    In French

    AASQA

    Associations Agréées de Surveillance de la Qualité de l'Air

    In French

    AASQA

    Association Agréée de la Surveillance de la Qualité de l'Air

    In French

    AAVCB

    Australian Association of Veterinary Conservation Biologists

    In English

    ABMEE

    Agency of Brasov for the Management of Energy and Environment

    In English

    ABV

    Autorité du Bassin de la Volta

    In French

    ACE

    Action Communautaire pour l'Environnement

    In French

    ACE

    Advisory Committee on the Environment

    In English

    ACF

    Australian Conservation Foundation (www.acfonline.org.au)

    In English

    ACMFE

    Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems

    In English

    ACNA

    Action Communautaire pour la Conservation de la Nature

    In French

    ADEME

    Agence de l'Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l'Énergie

    In French

    AdWR

    Advances in Water Resources

    In English

    AEA

    Agenzia per l'Energia e l'Ambiente (della Provincia di Perugia)

    In Italian

    AEE

    Agence Européenne pour l'Environnement (www.eea.europa.eu/fr)

    In French

    AEI

    Accord Environnemental International

    In French

    AESS

    Agenzia per l'Energia e lo Sviluppo Sostenibile (di Modena)

    In Italian

    AFEDES

    Asociación Forestal Ecológica de Desarrollo Sostenible

    In Spanish

    AFKE

    Association Franco-Kirghize d'Écotourisme

    In English

    AFSSE

    Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire Environnementale (www.afsse.fr)

    In French

    AGENA

    Agenzia per l'Energia e l'Ambiente (della Provincia di Teramo)

    In Italian

    AGOES

    Advanced Geosynchronous Observation Environment Satellite

    In English

    AGUAS

    Agrupaciones Uruguayas por un Ambiente Sano

    In Spanish

    AID

    Algemene Inspectiedienst (www.aid.nl)

    In Dutch

    AIZC

    Aménagement Intégré des Zones Côtières

    In French

    ALF

    Animal Liberation Front

    In English

    AMA

    Agenzia Milanese Mobilita' e Ambiente

    In Italian

    AMEL

    Agência Municipal de Energia e Ambiente de Loures

    In Portuguese

    AMINAL

    Administratie voor Milieu, Natuur en Landbouw

    In Dutch

    ANB

    Agentschap voor Natuur en Bos (www.bosengroen.be)

    In Dutch

    ANRED

    Agence Nationale de Récupération des Déchets

    In French

    APCC

    Association for the Preservation of Cape Cod

    In English

    APEA

    Agenzia Provinciale Energia ed Ambiente

    In Italian

    ApEnM

    Applied Environmental Microbiology

    In English

    APESA

    Association Pour l'Environnement et la Sécurité en Aquitaine (https://www.apesa.fr/)

    In French

    APFM

    Associated Program on Flood Management

    In English

    APM

    Atmospheric Particle Monitor

    In English

    APPMA

    Association de Pêche et de Protection des Milieux Aquatiques

    In French

    AQA

    Agence pour la Qualité de l'Air

    In French

    ARA

    Altstoff Recycling Austria (www.ara.at)

    In German

    ARAZPA

    Australasian Regional Association of Zoological Parks and Aquaria (www.arazpa.org.au)

    In English

    ARENE

    Agence Régionale de l'Environnement et des Nouvelles Énergies

    In French

    ARPA

    Agenzia Regionale per la Protezione dell'Ambiente

    In Italian

    ARPE

    Agence Régionale Pour l'Environnement

    In French

    ArS

    Archives des Sciences

    In French

    ASEH

    American Society for Environmental History

    In English

    ASOREMA

    Asociación de Organizaciones No Gubernamentales de los Recursos Naturales y Medio Ambiente

    In Spanish

    ASPAS

    Association pour la Protection des Animaux Sauvages

    In French

    ASTE

    Association pour le Développement des Sciences et Techniques de l'Environnement

    In French

    ATEnEE

    Actions Territoriales pour l'Environnement et l'Efficacité Énergétique

    In French

    AtmEn

    Atmospheric Environment

    In English

    AWF

    Alabama Wildlife Federation (www.alabamawildlife.org)

    In English

    AWI

    Animal Welfare Institute (www.awionline.org)

    In English

    BARPI

    Bureau d'Analyse des Risques et des Pollutions Industrielles

    In French

    BAS

    British Antartic Survey

    In English

    BASIAS

    Base de données des Anciens Sites Industriels et Activités de Service

    In French

    BASIAS

    Base des Anciens Sites Industriels et Activités de Service

    In French

    BAUM

    Bundesdeutscher Arbeitskreis für Umweltbewußtes Management (www.baumev.de)

    In German

    BDQA

    Base nationale de Données sur la Qualité de l’Air

    In French

    BECC
    Border Environment Cooperation Commission

    = COCEF | Comisión de Cooperación Ecológica Fronteriza | In Spanish
    = COCEF | Comissão de Cooperação Ecológica Fronteiriça | In Portuguese

    In English

    BEE

    Bureau Européen de l'Environnement

    In French

    BfN

    Bundesamt für Naturschutz (https://www.bfn.de/)

    In German

    BFN
    Baltic Fund for Nature (http://bfn.org.ru)

    = БФП | Балтийский Фонд Природы | In Russian

    In English

    BIRS
    Bureau International de Recherches sur la Sauvagine

    Le Bureau International de Recherches sur la Sauvagine (BIRS) a été créé dans le but de coordonner les recherches et les mesures de protection relatives aux oiseaux aquatiques sauvages et aux zones humides constituant leurs habitats, en association avec les autres organismes internationaux concernés par l’environnement naturel.

    In French

    BKSDA

    Balai Konservasi Sumber Daya Alam

    In Indonesian

    BLI

    Bird Life International

    In English

    BLP

    Bateau de Lutte contre la Pollution

    In French

    BMU

    Bundesministerium für Umwelt (www.bmu.de)

    In German

    BOMECV

    Bulletin Officiel du Ministère de l'Environnement et du Cadre de Vie

    In French

    BOMULTE

    Bulletin Officiel du Ministère de l’Urbanisme, du Logement, des Transports et de l'Environnement

    In French

    BULLE

    BUlletin de Liaison sur la Législation Environnementale

    In French

    CAFE

    Clean Air for Europe

    In English

    CATTEL

    Catastrophes Telluriques et Tsunami

    In French

    CAUE

    Conseil en Architecture, Urbanisme et Environnement

    In French

    CBD
    Convention on Biological Diversity

    = CDB | Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica | In Spanish
    = CDB | Convenção sobre a Diversidade Biológica | In Portuguese

    In English

    CBSG

    Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (www.cbsg.org)

    In English

    CCAAN
    Comisión para la Cooperación Ambiental de América del Norte (www.cec.org/es/)

    = NACEC | North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation | In English
    = CNACE | Commission Nord-Américaine de Coopération Environnementale | In French
    = CNACA | Comissão Norte-americana de Cooperação Ambiental | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CCAB-AP
    Consejo Centroamericano de Bosques y Áreas Protegidas

    = CCAB-AP | Conselho Centro-americano de Florestas e Áreas Protegidas | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CCAB-AP
    Conselho Centro-americano de Florestas e Áreas Protegidas

    = CCAB-AP (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CCAMLR

    Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (www.ccamlr.org)

    In English

    CCAP

    Consejo Centroamericano de Areas Protegidas

    In Spanish

    CCEP

    Center for Corporate Environmental Performance (https://www.ioes.ucla.edu/ccep/)

    In English

    CCGC
    Cyngor Cefn Gwlad Cymru

    = CCW | Countryside Council for Wales | In English

    In Welsh

    CCP

    Cours Certifé de Permaculture

    In French

    CCPA

    Conseil Canadien de Protection des Animaux

    In French

    CCS

    Carbon dioxide Capture and Storage

    In English

    CCSBT

    Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna

    In English

    CCU

    Carbon Capture and Utilization

    In English

    CCW
    Countryside Council for Wales

    = CCGC, CCW (see above)

    In English

    CDB
    Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica

    = CBD, CDB (see above)

    In Spanish

    CDB
    Convenção sobre a Diversidade Biológica

    = CBD, CDB (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CDEMA
    Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (https://www.cdema.org/)

    The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) is a regional inter-governmental agency for disaster management in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). It was established as CDERA (Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency) so as to coordinate emergency response and relief efforts to participating states.

    In English

    CDERA

    Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency

    In English

    CDM

    Clean Development Mechanism

    In English

    CDM
    Comprehensive Disaster Management

    Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) is an integrated and proactive approach to disaster management which reduces the risk and loss associated with natural and technological hazards and the effects of climate change while enhancing sustainable development.

    In English

    CDMP

    Caribbean Disaster Mitigation Project

    In English

    CDP

    Carbon Disclosure Project

    In English

    CEAP

    Cellule Anti-Pollution

    In French

    CEC

    Commission for Environmental Cooperation

    In English

    CEDRE

    Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Expérimentations sur les pollutions accidentelles des eaux

    In French

    CEEETA

    Centro de Estudos em Economia da Energia, dos Transportes e do Ambiente

    In Portuguese

    CEHI
    Caribbean Environmental Health Institute

    The Caribbean Environmental Health Institute (CEHI) is a Technical Institute of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) that provides technical and advisory services to Member States in all areas of environmental management, including water resources management, sustainable land management, waste management, chemical safety, occupational health and safety, eco-efficiency, and renewable energy.

    In English

    CEIRD

    Center of Environmental Issues and Regional Development

    In English

    CEN

    Creative Environmental Networks

    In English

    CEPIS
    Centro Panamericano de Ingeniería Sanitaria y Ciencias del Ambiente (www.cepis.ops-oms.org)

    = CEPIS | Centro Pan-americano de Engenharia Sanitária e Ciências do Ambiente | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CEPIS
    Centro Pan-americano de Engenharia Sanitária e Ciências do Ambiente (www.cepis.ops-oms.org)

    = CEPIS (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CEPREDENAC
    Centro de Coordinación para la Prevención de los Desastres Naturales en América Central

    = CEPREDENAC | Centro de Coordenação para a Prevenção de Desastres Naturais na América Central | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CEPREDENAC
    Centro de Coordenação para a Prevenção de Desastres Naturais na América Central

    = CEPREDENAC (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CEREGE

    Centre Européen de Recherche et d'Enseignement des Géosciences de l'Environnement

    In French

    CERR

    Centre d'Écologie des Ressources Renouvelables

    In French

    CERs

    Certified Emission Reductions

    In English

    CES

    Conservation des Eaux et des Sols

    In French

    CESTMed

    Centre d'Étude et de Sauvegarde des Tortues marines de Méditerranée

    In French

    CFME

    Centre de Formation aux Métiers de l'Environnement

    In French

    CGSESE
    Centre de Gestion de la Sécheresse pour l'Europe du Sud-Est

    = DMCSEE | Drought Management Centre for South-Eastern Europe | In English

    In French

    CHASER

    CHemical AGCM for Study of atmospheric Environment and Radiative forcing

    In English

    CICTA

    Commission Internationale pour la Conservation des Thonidés de l'Atlantique

    In French

    CICTA

    Commission Internationale pour la Conservation des Thonidés de l'Atlantique et des mers adjacentes

    In French

    CIRDN
    Comité Interamericano para la Reducción de los Desastres Naturales

    = IACNDR | Inter-American Committee on Natural Disaster Reduction | In English
    = CIRDN | Comitê Interamericano sobre a Redução de Desastres Naturais | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CIRDN
    Comitê Interamericano sobre a Redução de Desastres Naturais

    = IACNDR (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CIRED

    Centre International de Recherches sur l'Environnement et le Développement

    In French

    CITES

    Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

    In English

    CLEAN

    Conformité à la Législation Environnementale des Activités Nucléaires

    In French

    CMDS
    Cumbre Mundial sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible

    = WSSD | World Summit on Sustainable Development | In English
    = SMDD | Sommet Mondial sur le Développement Durable | In French
    = CMDS | Cúpula Mundial de Desenvolvimento Sustentável | In Portuguese

    In Spanish

    CMDS
    Cúpula Mundial de Desenvolvimento Sustentável

    = WSSD, SMDD (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CMPP

    Centre Marocain de Production Propre (www.cmpp.ma)

    In French

    CNACA
    Comissão Norte-americana de Cooperação Ambiental (www.cec.org)

    = CCAAN, NACEC, CNACE, CNACA (see above)

    In Portuguese

    CNACE
    Commission Nord-Américaine de Coopération Environnementale (www.cec.org/fr/)

    = CCAAN, NACEC, CNACA (see above)

    In French

    CNAP

    Catalogue des Normes Anti-Pollution

    In French

    CNUED

    Conférence des Nations Unies sur l'Environnement et le Développement

    In French

    COCEF
    Comisión de Cooperación Ecológica Fronteriza

    = BECC, COCEF (see above)

    In Spanish

    COCEF
    Comissão de Cooperação Ecológica Fronteiriça

    = BECC, COCEF (see above)

    In Portuguese

    COMORE

    Contrôle et Modélisation de Ressources Renouvelables

    In French

    CONASUR

    Comité National de Secours, d'Urgence et de Réhabilitation (www.conasur.bf)

    In French

    COREO

    Consortium of Regional Ecological Observatories

    In English

    CORINE

    Coordination des Informations sur l'Environnement

    In French

    COSSE

    Comité pour la Sauvegarde de la Santé et de l'Environnement

    In French

    COVNM

    Composés Organiques Volatils Non Méthaniques

    In French

    CPF

    Carbon Partnership Facility

    In English

    CPIE

    Centre Permanent d'Initiative pour l'Environnement

    In French

    CPP

    Cours de Conception en Permaculture

    In French

    CRAC

    Comité radicalement anti-corrida

    In French

    CSE

    Centre for Sustainable Energy

    In English

    CSE

    Centre for Science and Environment

    In English

    CTF

    Clean Technology Fund

    In English

    CUTEC

    Clausthaler Umwelttechnik-Institut

    In German

    CVN

    Convention Vie et Nature pour une écologie radicale

    In French

    DaRT

    Data Reporting Tool for MEAs

    In English

    DDDI

    Directoire Développement Durable et Initiatives

    In French

    DDEN

    Direction Départementale de l'Environnement et de la Nature

    In French

    DE

    Déclaration Environnementale

    In French

    DEP

    Déclaration Environnementale sur les Produits

    In French

      DER

      Digital Environmental Registry

      In English

      DERA

      Defense Environment Restoration Account

      In English

      DIB

      Déchet Industriel Banal

      In French

      DIREN

      Direction Régionale de l'Environnement

      In French

      DIS

      Déchets Industriels Spéciaux

      In French

      DMCSEE
      Drought Management Centre for South-Eastern Europe

      = CGSESE, DMCSEE (see above)

      In English

      DPA

      Diplôme de Permaculture Appliquée

      In French

      DPRI

      Disaster Prevention Research Institute (www.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/)

      In English

      DRIRE

      Direction Régionale de l'Industrie, de la Recherche et de l'Environnement

      In French

      DTQD

      Déchets Toxiques en Quantités Dispersées

      In French

      DWR

      Department of Water Resources

      In English

      EAR

      Environmental Analysis Report

      In English

      EBC

      Espace Boisé Classé

      In French

      ECAP

      Environmental Compliance Achievement Program

      In English

      ECAS

      Environmental Compliance Assessments Study

      In English

      ECI

      Environmental Change Institute

      In English

      EDD

      Environnement et Développement Durable

      In French

      EDD

      Éducation au Développement Durable

      In French

      EDIS

      Environmental Data and Information Service

      In English

      EDRA

      Environmental Design Research Association (www.edra.org)

      In English

      EE

      Éducation à l'Environnement

      In French

      EEA

      European Environment Agency (www.eea.europa.eu)

      In English

      EEA

      European Environmental Agency

      In English

      EFC

      Environmental Facilities Corporation

      In English

      EGP

      European Green Party

      In English

      EIE

      Évaluation de l'Impact sur l'Environnement

      In French

      EIE

      Évaluation d'Impact sur l'Environnement

      In French

      EIONET

      European Environment Information & Observation Network

      In English

      EIPPC
      European Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control

      The abbreviation EIPPC (European Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control) includes the abbreviation IPCC (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control).

      In English

      EIR

      Environmental Impact Report

      In English

      ELF

      Earth Liberation Front

      In English

      ELIPSCE

      Étudiant de L'école doctorale de l’Ingénierie, Performance, Santé, Cognition et Environnement

      In French

      ELP

      Embarcation de Lutte contre la Pollution

      In French

      EMAS

      Environmental Managment and Audit System

      In English

      EMF

      Ecological Management Foundation

      In English

      EMSEA

      Environmental Monitoring from Space of East Asia

      In English

      ENAC

      Environnement Naturel Architectural et Construit

      In French

      EnEng

      Environmental Engineering

      In English

      ENNNRCP

      Ewaso Ng'iro North Natural Resources Conservation Project

      In English

      ENS

      Espaces Naturels Sensibles

      In French

      EnST

      Environmental Science Technology

      In English

      EnTox

      Environmental Toxicology

      In English

      Env

      Environmentrics

      In English

      ENVISAT

      Environmental Satellite

      In English

      EPA

      Environmental Protection Agency

      In English

      EPE

      Évaluation des Performances Environnementales

      In French

      EPER

      European Pollutant Emission Register

      In English

      EPHTA
      Ecoregional Programme for Humid and Subhumid Tropics of Subsaharan Africa

      = PETHA | Programme Ecorégional pour les Tropiques Humides et Subhumides de l’Afrique Subsaharienne | In French

      In English

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