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The State of the Environment Gateway is a collection of links to on-line environmental reports from countries and regions of the world. The Gateway is designed as a "switchboard" that should guides you among the variety of sources in an easy straightforward way. Visit the SoE Gateway

Reports Linked to from the SoE Gateway:

Global-scale reports

  • Global Environment Outlook (UNEP)
  • GEO-1, 1997
  • GEO-2, 2000
  • GEO-3, 2002

World Resources (WRI/UNEP/UNDP/WB)

  • 1992-93 (in Spanish)
  • 1996-97
  • 1998-99, see also global trends
  • 2000-01

State of the World (Worldwatch Institute)

  • 1996
  • 1997
  • 1998
  • 1999
  • 2000

Other global resources

  • UN System-wide Sustainable Development Site, including links to international agreements (UNCSD)
  • Human Development Report (UNDP)
  • World Health Report and health statistics (WHO)
  • Cities Environment Reports on the Internet, CEROI (UNEP/GRID-Arendal)
  • Urban indicators (UNCHS-Habitat)
  • Food and agricultural statistics and water and irrigation database (FAO)
  • Education, culture, science and communications statistics (UNESCO)
  • World Development Indicators (World Bank)
  • Competetiveness indicators (World Bank)
  • Social and economic statistics and indicators (UNSD)
  • National communications on climate change (UNFCCC)
  • Biodiversity data and maps (WCMC)
  • Environmental maps and graphics (UNEP/GRID-Arendal)
  • Spatial data, GIS and maps from UNEP/GRID (Sioux Falls, Geneva, Arendal ) and UN Cartographic Section
  • Sustainable development data, maps and references, SDIS (WRI)
  • Statistical and other governmental agencies on-line (G. Anzinger/EFF)

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