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Climate Change

International Resources

United Nations Environment Program

OECD climate change work is focused on how to move countries to a low-carbon and climate resilient pathway, and how to improve the effectiveness of the global climate regime. Information by country, news releases, policy briefs, and case studies.

The UNFCCC supports multiple UN bodies that serve to advance the implementation of the Convention, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement. Information, news, documents and reports on the Convention's activities.

The State of the Climate is a collection of monthly summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale.

Formerly NOAC's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), the NCEI is responsible for preserving, monitoring, assessing, and providing public access to the U.S. climate and historical weather data and information.

This UN Summit will showcase a leap in collective national political ambition and it will demonstrate massive movements in the real economy in support of the agenda.

The Royal Society is an organization of many of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. This link provides the Society’s current scientific evidence on climate change.

The Center is the successor to the Pew Center on Global Climate Change, and is widely recognized as an influential and pragmatic voice on climate issues. Its mission is to bring together government and business leaders to advance strong policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, promote clean energy, and strengthen resilience to climate impacts.

The Institute has been instrumental in moving climate change onto the international agenda, fostering collaboration between developing countries and richer nations, and in launching and implementing pioneering studies and initiatives.

The Worldwatch Institute is a globally focused environmental research organization that aims to inform policymakers and the public about environmental issues.

One of the world's largest environmental organizations linking science, economics, and law.

Studies environmental changes within the larger socioeconomic and political contexts that cause them. Their research focuses on the way diverse social processes such as globalization, poverty, disease, and conflict, combine with global environmental change to affect human security.

The Environment & Society Portal is a gateway to open access resources about human participation in, and understandings of, the environment. It contains several, exclusive peer-reviewed journals, and less formal journal articles. The Portal’s map, timeline, and keyword explorer are great ways to explore environmentally significant Places & Events.