Climate Change : Links

There are 54 documents in this section.

  • Sierra Club, The

    30 January 2001

    The Sierra's Club climate website gives an excellent introduction to the gloomier prognosis about what global warming could do to us, with good information on how climate change can be tackled.

  • World Bank, The - Climate Change

    30 January 2001

    This site has information on the World Bank's activities which relate to climate change.

  • Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security, The

    5 January 2001

    The Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security is an independent, non-profit center created in 1987 to conduct research in the areas of environment, sustainable development, and international security. The organisation's website provides a great source of information on water conditions worldwide and the effects of climate change on the environment.

  • Centre for Alternative Technology, The

    8 December 2000

    CAT is Europe's premier ecological visitor centre concerned with sustainable development and technology. Its Centre showcases an impressive collection of windmills, water power, solar water heating, solar electricity, energy conservation, energy efficient buildings and organic growing. Its website includes green on-line shopping, new alternative technologies, publications and links. You can also make a virtual visit to the centre on-line.

  • Natural Resources Defense Council

    10 November 2000

    Nonprofit organization that aims to protect the environment through research and legal action. Provides infomation and news on a variety of topics including clean air and energy, global warming, clean water and oceans, wildlife and fish, forests and parks, toxic chemicals and health, and cities and green living.

  • US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    16 October 2000

    Contains a wealth of information and images on climate change, the ozone layer, coasts, oceans and fisheries.

  • Greenpeace

    14 September 2000

    A must-visit site for all aspects of environmental concern, including renewable energy, the marine environment, forests, biodiversity, climate change and pollution and water. Greenpeace is one of the most pro-active environmental organisations.

  • Center for Health and Global Environment (at Harvard Medical School)

    24 August 2000

    This site contains a wealth of information on the impact of global environmental change on human health.

  • WHO - Climage Change and Human Health

    24 August 2000

    This section of WHO's website contains a wealth of material on the impact of climate change on human health.

  • World Health Organization (WHO) - Protection of the Human Environment

    23 August 2000

    The WHO sub-site on safe environment, including information on chemical pollution, ultraviolet radiation, air, water and food safety.