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    AAPPMA

    Association Agréée de Pêche et de Protection des Milieux Aquatiques

    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

    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

        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

        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

        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

            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

            AWF

            Alabama Wildlife Federation (www.alabamawildlife.org)

            In English

            AWI

            Animal Welfare Institute (www.awionline.org)

            In English

            BASIAS

            Base des Anciens Sites Industriels et Activités de Service

            In French

            BAUM

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

            In German

            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

            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

            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

              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

              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

              CERR

              Centre d'Écologie des Ressources Renouvelables

              In French

              CERs

              Certified Emission Reductions

              In English

                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

                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

                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

                  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

                    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

                        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

                        ELP

                        Embarcation de Lutte contre la Pollution

                        In French

                        EMAS

                        Environmental Managment and Audit System

                        In English

                          EMF

                          Ecological Management Foundation

                          In English

                          ENAC

                          Environnement Naturel Architectural et Construit

                          In French

                          ENNNRCP

                          Ewaso Ng'iro North Natural Resources Conservation Project

                          In English

                          ENS

                          Espaces Naturels Sensibles

                          In French

                          EPA

                          Environmental Protection Agency

                          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

                          EPWG

                          Environmental Projects Working Group

                          In English

                          ERU

                          Eaux Résiduaires Urbaines

                          In French

                          ETAP

                          Eco-Technologies Action Plan

                          In English

                          EVS

                          Environnement, Ville et Société, Développement Urbain

                          In French

                          EWG

                          Environmental Working Group (https://www.ewg.org/)

                          In English

                          EXCIFF

                          European Exchange Circle on Flood Forecasting

                          In English

                          FCPF

                          Forest Carbon Partnership Facility

                          In English

                          FEMA

                          Federal Emergency Management Agency (https://www.fema.gov/)

                          In English

                          FFEM

                          Fonds Français pour l'Environnement Mondial

                          In French

                          FFR

                          Friends for Rivers (www.ffr.org)

                          In English

                          FFSPN

                          Fédération Française des Sociétés de Protection de la Nature

                          In French

                          FGER

                          Fonds de Gestion de l'Espace Rural

                          In French

                          FIFRA

                          Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act

                          In English

                          FLAC

                          Fédération des Luttes Anti-Corrida

                          In French

                          FNE

                          France Nature Environnement (https://www.fne.asso.fr/)

                          In French

                          FODM

                          Friends of Dyke Mar

                          In English

                          FRAPNA

                          Fédération Rhône-Alpes de Protection de la Nature

                          In French

                          GEAN

                          Georgia Environmental Action Network

                          In English

                          GEF

                          Global Environmental Fund

                          In English

                          GEF

                          Global Environment Facility

                          In English

                          GESAMP

                          Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection

                          In English

                          GFMA

                          Gerência de Fiscalização e Monitoramento Ambiental

                          In Portuguese

                          GIS

                          Green Investment Scheme

                          In English

                          GMES

                          Global Monitoring for Environmental and Security

                          In English

                          GRACE

                          Global Resource Action Center for the Environnement

                          In English

                            GTRVE
                            Groupe de Travail Régional sur la Vérification Environnementale

                            The abbreviation GTRVE (Groupe de Travail Régional sur la Vérification Environnementale) includes the abbreviation VE (Vérification Environnementale).

                            In French

                            GTVE
                            Groupe de Travail sur la Vérification Environnementale

                            The abbreviation GTVE (Groupe de Travail sur la Vérification Environnementale) includes the abbreviation VE (Vérification Environnementale).

                            In French

                            HEW

                            Hindu Kush Environmental Watch

                            In English

                              IACNDR
                              Inter-American Committee on Natural Disaster Reduction

                              = CIRDN, IACNDR (see above)

                              In English

                              IAPS

                              International Association for People-environment Studies

                              In English

                              IBGE

                              Institut Bruxellois pour la Gestion de l'Environnement

                              In French

                              IBO

                              Österreichisches Institut für Baubiologie und -ökologie (www.ibo.at)

                              In German

                              IBT

                              Internationaler Bund der Tierversuchsgegner (www.tierversuchsgegner.at)

                              In German

                              ICCAT

                              International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (www.iccat.es)

                              In English

                              ICPDR

                              International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River

                              In English

                              ICPE

                              Installation Classée pour la Protection de l'Environnement

                              In French

                                IES

                                Institute for Environment and Sustainability

                                In English

                                IFEN

                                Institut Français de l'Environnement (www.ifen.fr)

                                In French

                                IFM

                                Integrated Flood Management

                                In English

                                INTERLAND

                                Innovative Technologies for Remediation of Landfills and Contaminated Soils

                                In English

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