Selected Web Sites in Environment and related areas

AGORA : Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture
Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture: Purpose to increase quality and effectiveness of agricultural and environment science research through online journals in low income countries.
Ciesin: Center for International Earth Science Information Network
The Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) is a center within the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Offers an assortment of data and information on the intersection of human activity and the environment
Energy Technology Data Exchange
Provides an extensive bibliographic database announcing published energy research and technology information

Econet : Environmental News

EcoNet is the world's computer network dedicated to environmental preservation and sustainability and remains the best-known and most comprehensive online network of its kind.
EarthLink Directory
Australia's Environmental Directory - since 1992 - (formerly Green Pages)
Earth Times
For all your environmental news
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide
The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (E-LAW) gives public interest lawyers and scientists around the world the skills and resources they need to protect the environment through law.
Environmental Research Letters (ERL)
Provides a coherent and integrated approach including research articles, perspectives, news and editorials, as well as meeting notices for the environmental science community.
Environ
Environ is an independent charity working to improve the environment and the communities we live in.
Environews
Quarterly newsletter of International Society of Environmental Botanists
Earth Negotiations Bulletin
A Reporting Service for Environment and Development Negotiations
GreenPeace
Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action.
Forest Trends
Dedicated to partnerships for sustainable forestry, this site provides global information on various forestry topics: Programs; Meetings; FT Presentations; FT Publications; Editorials; News; Trends in Forests; Forestry Briefs; Resources by Theme; Resources by Type; Forest Links.
Green Cross
The mission of Green Cross is to help ensure a just, sustainable and secure future for all by fostering a value shift and cultivating a new sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility in humanity’s relationship with nature.
International Energy Agency
An intergovernmental body committed to advancing security of energy supply, economic growth and environmental sustainability through energy policy co-operation
IFPRI-International Food Policy Research Institute
identify and analyze policies for sustainably meeting the food needs of the developing world. Research at IFPRI concentrates on economic growth and poverty alleviation in low-income countries, improvement of the well-being of poor people, and sound management of the natural resource base that supports agriculture.
IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development.
A neutral, authoritative and up-to-the-minute record of ongoing multilateral negotiations on environment and sustainable development.
The International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
IUCN also known as the World Conservation Union is the world’s largest and most important conservation network. The Union brings together 82 States, 111 government agencies, more than 800 non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and some 10,000 scientists and experts from 181 countries in a unique worldwide partnership.
PPPUE: Public-Private Partnerships for the Urban Environment.
Describes the activities of PPPUE, its national programmes and links to partners' sites. Presents the Innovative Partnership Grants project which supports the aims of the PPPUE programme at the country level.
Regional Environmental Center for Central and eastern Europe
A good source of information for anyone interested in local, regional and even global environmental
challenges.
The World Bank
Protecting the Environment is one of six main principles in the World Bank's mission to alleviate poverty and to sustain the quality of development.
UNEP.net: The Environment Network
A global portal to authoritative environmental information based on themes and regions. Entrusted in bringing specialized scientific environment communities together under one umbrella.
UNESCO Water Portal
Pulls together a large number of important links relating to sustainable development and conservation of freshwater resources in the world including UNESCO and UNESCO-led programmes, Water Events, Water Links and Water Celebrations.
WAICENT - World Agricultural Information Center
Established by the Food and Agriculture Organization, WAICENT is a comprehensive source for documents and full text information on agriculture, deforestation, fisheries, food safety, nutrition and land.