Abbreviations and acronyms related to the Convention

 

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U
UCEP The UNESCO-Cousteau Ecotechnie Programme
UGMM Unité de Gestion du Modèle Mathématique de la Mer du Nord et de l'Estuaire de l'Escaut; depuis le 01.01.97, le sixième département de l'IRScNB
(E= MUMM;  N= BMM)  
UICN Union Internationale pour la Conservation de la Nature
(E= The World Conservation Union, IUCN)
UM use and management
UN United Nations
UN / ECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
UNCCD United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
UNCED United Nations Conference on Environment and Development
(= the Rio Earth Summit in June 1992)
UNCHR United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
(= OHCHR, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights)
UNCHS United Nations Centre for Human Settlements
UNCLOS United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
UNCOD United Nations Conference on Desertification
UNCSD United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development
UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
UNDCP United Nations International Drug Control Programme
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UNDP / RBEC United Nations Development Programme, Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS
UNDPCSD United Nations Department for Policy Coordination and Sustainable Development
UNDRO Office of the United Nations Disaster Relief Coordinator
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
(F= Programme des Nations Unies pour l'environnement)
UNEP / IUC UNEP Information Unit for Conventions
UNEP / MEDU Co-ordinating Unit for the Mediterranean Action Plan
UNEP / ROE UNEP's Regional Office for Europe
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNESCO / MAB UNESCO: The Man and the Biosphere Programme
UNESCO / WHC UNESCO: World Heritage Centre
UNF United Nations Foundation
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
UNFF United Nations Forum on Forests
UNFPA United Nations Population Fund
UNICEF United Nations Children's Fund
UNIDO United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNIFEM United Nations Development Fund for Women
UNITAR United Nations Institute for Training and Research
UNOG United Nations Office at Geneva
UNON United Nations Office at Nairobi
UNOs United Nations Organizations
UNOV United Nations Office at Vienna
UNPC United Nations Population Conferences
UNRISD United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
UNSCCUR United Nations Scientific Conference on the Conservation and Utilization of Natural Resources
UNSD United Nations Statistical Division (see UNSTAT)
UNSO United Nations Sahelian Office (of UNDP)
UNSTAT United Nations Statistical Division (see UNSD)
UNU The United Nations University (Tokyo)
UPOV International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
USAID United States Agency for International Development
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
US-EPA United States Environmental Protection Agency
U.S.MAB U.S. the Man and the Biosphere Program (of UNESCO)
UTM Universal Transverse Mercator grid system
UV ultraviolet

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