African Monitoring of the Environment for Sustainable Development (AMESD)
Surveillance de l'Environnement en Afrique pour un Développement Durable
Oct 2007, as a partnership between African Union (AU) and European Union (EU), with the African Union mandated by African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group) Secretariat and 5 participating Regional Economic Communities (RECs): Central Africa Economic and Monetary Community (CAEMC); Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS); Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD); Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC); Southern African Development Community (SADC). Ran until mid-2013.
Enhance monitoring for preparedness and adaptation to environmental change, including sustainable management of the environment thereby contributing to poverty alleviation in the poorest area of the world.Available with paid subscription only.
Regional Thematic Actions (THEMA): water resources management; crop and rangeland management; agricultural and environmental resources management; mitigation and land degradation and conservation of natural habitats; marine and coastal management.
StructureAvailable with paid subscription only.
FinancingAvailable with paid subscription only.
Members in 48 countries
More detailed data available with paid subscription.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
- Research, Standards
- Inspection, Tests
- Sustainable Development
UN Sustainable Development Goals **
UIA Org ID
Last News Received
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.
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