Glossary

Glossary

ATAG
Air Transport Action Group
CERN
European Organization for Nuclear Research
CSR
(Geneva Network) Corporate Social Responsibility
EMG
Environmental Management Group
ENVSEC
(initiative): Environment and Security
FDFA
Federal department of foreign affairs
FOEN
Federal Office for the Environment
GEN
Geneva Environment Network
GEO
Group on Earth Observations
GHS
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals
HELI
Health and Environment Linkages Initiative
IATA
International Air Transport Association
ICRC
International Committee of the Red Cross
IFCS
Intergovernmental Forum on Chemical Safety
ILO
International Labour Organization
IOMC
Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals
IPCC
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
ISDR
International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
IUCN
World Conservation Union
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
OCHA
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
OSCE
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
SAICM
(initiative): Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management
SDC
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
SECO
State Secretariat for Economic Affairs
SIG
Geneva Industrial Services
UNCTAD
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
UNEP
United Nations Environment Programme
UNHCR
Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees
UNITAR
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
WBCSD
World Business Council for Sustainable Development
WEF
World Economic Forum
WHO
World Health Organization
WMO
World Meteorological Organization
WTO
World Trade Organization
WWF
World Wide Fund For Nature / World Wildlife Fund