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Organizations relating to Hazards

Professional Risk Managers' International Association / Northfield MN, USA / Est. 2002
European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society / Est. 1970
European Spreadsheet Risks Interest Group / Gorey, Ireland / Est. 1999
Institute of Caribbean Insurance Risk Managers / Petit Valley, Trinidad-Tobago / Est. 1995
European Centre of New Technologies for the Management of Natural and Technological Major Hazards / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1990
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1999
Institute for Dynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems / Calgary AB, Canada
Joint Committee on Structural Safety / Aalborg, Denmark / Est. 1971
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Pacific Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System / Paris, France / Est. 1965
Secretariat of the Basel Convention / Geneva, Switzerland
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System / Paris, France / Est. 2005
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for Tsunami and Other Coastal Hazards Warning System for the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions / Quatre-Bornes, Mauritius / Est. 2005
Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1973
International Risk Governance Council / Lausanne, Switzerland / Est. 2003
International Sava River Basin Commission / Zagreb, Croatia / Est. 2002
IOC Intergovernmental Panel on Harmful Blooms / Copenhagen, Denmark / Est. 1991
European Group of Risk and Insurance Economists / Munich, Germany / Est. 1973
United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1953
International Civil Engineering Risk and Reliability Association / Vancouver BC, Canada
Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Initiative for South-Eastern Europe / Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina / Est. 2000
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation System in the North-eastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and Connected Seas / Paris, France / Est. 2005
International Group for Wind-Related Disaster Risk Reduction / Shanghai, China / Est. 2009
International Treatment Preparedness Coalition / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 2003
Nuclear Threat Initiative / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2001
European Virtual Institute for Integrated Risk Management / Stuttgart, Germany / Est. 2006
International SOS Foundation / Amsterdam, Netherlands / Est. 2011
Asian University Network of Environment and Disaster Risk Management
International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV / Est. 2010
European Risk Forum
European Centre on Urban Risks / Lisbon, Portugal / Est. 1998
International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management / Ibaraki, Japan / Est. 2006
International Centre for Geohazards / Oslo, Norway
International Financial Risk Institute / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1984
HALO Trust / Thornhill, UK
Risk Management Institution of Australasia / Mascot NSW, Australia / Est. 2004
Institute of Risk Management / London, UK / Est. 1986
European Interregional Scientific and Educational Centre on Major Risk Management / Yerevan, Armenia / Est. 1995
Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Evaluation and Prevention of Seismic Risk / Rabat, Morocco / Est. 1995
Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Association, International / Longmont CO, USA / Est. 1962
Euro-Mediterranean Observatory on Risks Management / Montpellier, France
European Centre on Geodynamic Hazards of High Dams / Tbilisi, Georgia / Est. 1995
European Centre for Mitigation of Natural Risks / Chisinau, Moldova / Est. 1999
European Institute for Risk, Security and Communication Management / Bucharest, Romania / Est. 1995
Observatorio Sismológico del Sur Occidente / Cali, Colombia / Est. 1987
World Institute for Disaster Risk Management / Alexandria VA, USA
Scholars at Risk / New York NY, USA / Est. 1999
Asia Risk Management Institute / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 2003
Governance Risk Compliance Security International / Est. 2009
ICOMOS International Committee on Risk Preparedness / Melbourne VIC, Australia / Est. 1997
WMO Disaster Risk Reduction Programme / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 2003

View all profiles (245 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Hazards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Health hazards of environmental electromagnetism
Emissions from combustion engines
Genetic discrimination
Unsafe hazardous waste disposal
Dangers of using mobile telephones
Environmental hazards of pesticides
Polychlorinated biphenyls as a health hazard
Marine dumping of wastes
Environmental hazards of empolderment of wetlands
Environmental hazards from transport systems
Environmental hazards of industrialization
Radioactive contamination
Crop vulnerability
Environmental hazards from metals
Health hazards of air pollution for plants
Hazardous remnants of war
Health hazards of passive smoking
Proliferation of information
Toxic waste smuggling
Unsafe genetically modified food
Hormone pollution
Health hazards of exposure to noise
Illicit discharge of dangerous substances
Inadequate protection from cold weather
Dangerous pet animals

Action Strategies relating to Hazards

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Protecting against environmental hazards from transport systems
Protecting against health hazards in the metals industries
Protecting against environmental hazards from textile and clothing industries
Protecting against natural gas production environmental hazards
Protecting against environmental hazards from agricultural and pastoral activities
Protecting against environmental hazards from animals
Protecting against environmental hazards of new species introduction
Protecting against environmental hazards due to economic development
Providing rapid emergency response
Protecting against environmental hazards from chemicals and petrochemicals industries
Establishing a globally harmonized hazardous chemical classification system
Protecting against environmental hazards from industry
Monitoring exposure to hazards
Protecting against environmental hazards from food processing industries
Protecting against hazards to human health in the natural environment
Developing conventions on transboundary movement of hazardous waste
Protecting against environmental hazards of pharmaceutical products
Forecasting hazards
Protecting against environmental hazards of nuclear power production
Protecting against health hazards
Harmonizing transport of dangerous goods
Standardizing hazard communication terminology
Protecting against environmental hazards from manufacturing industries
Protecting against environmental hazards of empolderment of wetlands
Monitoring pollution hazards of industrial research

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