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Assessment

UN Sustainable Development Goals

Organizations relating to Assessment

Latin American Association of Project Evaluators
Asia Pacific Institute of Environmental Assessment / Est. 1994
Council of Valuers Associations of the CIS
European Training and Assessment Foundation / Est. 1993
International Groundwater Resources Assessment Centre
European Forum on Integrated Environmental Assessment / Est. 1997
South Pacific Board for Educational Assessment / Est. 1979
ATAS Technology Assessment Network / Est. 1984
MED POL - Programme for the Assessment and Control of Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea / Est. 1975
Asia-Pacific Association for Educational Assessment
Indian Ocean Islands Association for Environmental Assessment / Est. 2002
International Valuation Standards Council / Est. 1981
European Organisation for Conformity Assessment / Est. 1990
Convention on the Valuation of Goods for Customs Purposes / Est. 1950
European Institute for the Best Interests of the Child / Est. 1992
European Study Committee for Revaluation and Chemical Valorization of European Coal
International Association for Technology Assessment and Forecasting Institutions / Est. 1994
Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme / Est. 1991
European Organisation for Technical Assessment / Est. 1990
European Association of Psychological Assessment / Est. 1990
Nordic Network for Environmental Impact Assessment, Strategic Environmental Assessment and Regional Development / Est. 1999
Association for Educational Assessment - Europe
European Group of Valuers' Associations / Est. 1997
International Society of Technology Assessment in Health Care / Est. 1985
European Federation of Auctioneers / Est. 1973

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World Problems relating to Assessment

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Inadequate environmental impact assessment
Distortion of international trade by embargoes
Unwillingness to risk loss of life
Distortionary tax systems
Inadequate capacity for technology assessment
Imposition of trade quotas for health reasons
Unethical real estate practice
Limited observance of fishing quotas
Commercialization of nature
Misalignment of currencies
Hysterical expert assessment of potential crises
Imposition of trade quotas for political reasons
Outdated property assessments
Distortion of international trade by restrictive customs valuation practices
US dollar dominance of world economy
Limited observance of multilateral trade agreements
Inflated art values
Circumvention of duties and assessments
Falsification of programme evaluations
Unfair assessment of workers
Subjectivity

Action Strategies relating to Assessment

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Conducting integrated environmental health risk assessments
Developing global models to help assess water quantity
Undertaking environmental monitoring and assessments
Increasing public participation in environmental policy discussions
Improving capacity for environmentally sound technology needs assessment
Using life-cycle analysis
Ensuring safe management of radioactive wastes
Improving forest utilization
Undertaking pre-disaster planning
Assessing national population carrying capacity and impact on key resources
Strengthening cradle-to-grave environmental impact assessment of hazardous waste
Assessing the environmental impacts of air transport
Improving community capacity for environmental education
Increasing environmental management education capacities
Developing environmental risk assessment for genetically modified crops
Assessing environmental consequences of human attitudes
Strengthening safety procedures in the areas of risk assessment
Assessing costs and financing in developing countries to implement Agenda 21
Using research results to assess sustainable development issues
Assessing risk
Assessing health impacts of climate change
Conducting sustainability impact assessments of world trade agreements
Studying peace
Monitoring employment
Assessing small island carrying capacity and development options

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