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Organizations relating to Hazards

Marine Emergency Mutual Aid Centre / Manama, Bahrain / Est. 1982
Centre européen de prévention des risques / Niort, France / Est. 1997
Convention Concerning Prevention and Control of Occupational Hazards Caused by Carcinogenic Substances and Agents / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1974
Convention for the Suppression of the Illicit Traffic in Dangerous Drugs, 1946 / Est. 1946
Tampere Convention on the Provision of Telecommunication Resources for Disaster Mitigation and Relief Operations / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1998
International Association of Risk Management in Medicine / Tokyo, Japan / Est. 2002
International Federation of Risk and Insurance Management Associations / Antwerp, Belgium / Est. 1984
European Centre on Urban Risks / Lisbon, Portugal / Est. 1998
IOC Science and Communication Centre on Harmful Algae / Copenhagen, Denmark / Est. 1995
Réseau euro-méditerranéen d'information et de formation pour la gestion des risques / Paris, France
European Centre of New Technologies for the Management of Natural and Technological Major Hazards / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1990
Society for Risk Analysis - Europe / Enschede, Netherlands
Women's Group for the Abolition of Female Genital Mutilation and Other Harmful Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children / Paris, France / Est. 1982
Coopération internationale des risques aggravés
International Swaps and Derivatives Association / New York NY, USA / Est. 1985
Protocol Concerning Regional Cooperation in Combating Pollution by Oil and other Harmful Substances in Case of Emergency / Jeddah, Saudi Arabia / Est. 1982
Convention for the Suppression of the Illicit Traffic in Dangerous Drugs, 1936 / Est. 1936
International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 1997
International Institute of Risk and Safety Management / London, UK / Est. 1975
European Work Hazards Network / Parma, Italy / Est. 1986
Swedfund - International / Stockholm, Sweden
Protocol Concerning Regional Cooperation in Combating Pollution by Oil and other Harmful Substances in Cases of Emergency / Safat, Kuwait / Est. 1978
Institute for Dynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems / Calgary AB, Canada
Protocol Amending the European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail / Est. 1975
Joint Committee on Structural Safety / Ålborg, Denmark / Est. 1971

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World Problems relating to Hazards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Environmental hazards of exotic species introduction
Hormone pollution
Environmental hazards of industrialization
Health hazards of passive smoking
Health hazards of air pollution for plants
Radioactive contamination
Dangers of using mobile telephones
Health hazards of environmental electromagnetism
Unsafe genetically modified food
Health hazards of exposure to noise
Environmental hazards from transport systems
Environmental hazards of empolderment of wetlands
Marine dumping of wastes
Unsafe hazardous waste disposal
Genetic discrimination
Emissions from combustion engines
Environmental hazards of pesticides
Crop vulnerability
Hazardous remnants of war
Toxic waste smuggling
Polychlorinated biphenyls as a health hazard
Proliferation of information
Risks of immunization
Photosensitive epilepsy
Kidnapping

Action Strategies relating to Hazards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Advancing environmental health
Protecting against environmental hazards from chemicals
Adopting community right-to-know for environmental risk reduction
Undertaking pre-disaster planning
Harmonizing transport of dangerous goods
Linking environmental hazards to childhood asthma
Providing rapid emergency response
Developing conventions on transboundary movement of hazardous waste

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