UN Resources

UN Programs

Here are some initiatives and programs from the United Nations Organizations and Agencies. Among them WMO, WCRP and YESS are partners to TROP ICSU.


The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is an intergovernmental body of the United Nations, dedicated to providing the world with an objective, scientific view of climate change and its political and economic impacts.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Not Just Hot Air: Putting Climate Change Education Into Practice

Pertaining to the Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) programme, this publication by UNESCO showcases the recent pilot experience of five countries that have initiated national Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development programmes, and offers a brief policy review of sixteen others. It also includes some recommendations for policy-makers drawn from the pilot experiences and country reviews and additional research on the related topics. It is an open-access publication and is available here.