Cooperating agencies: CTBTO, FAO, IAEA, ICAO, IMO, ITU, UNDP, UNESCO, UNFPA, UN-HABITAT, UNISDR, OHCHR, UN Regional Commissions, WFP

Monitoring reports, analysis and assessments provide valuable information on various climate-sensitive parameters and resources, such as:

  • crop and food supply;
  • marine and forest biomass resources;
  • water resources;
  • human settlements and related infrastructure;
  • demographic, socio-economic and environmental trends;
  • human development;
  • human rights; disaster risk trends and progress in risk reduction;
  • transboundary air pollution and watercourses and international lakes;
  • hydroacoustic, seismic, infrasound and radionuclide data
  • reference standards used for atmospheric isotope measurements. Standards and recommended practices for GHG emissions by aircraft and ships are set by the respective specialized agencies.