Observer Organizations

IGO28

No.OrganizationFocal PointRelevance to
IPCC
Observer of
UNFCCC, WMO or UNEP
1African Union Commission (AUC)Harsen Nyambe NyambeYY
2Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) SecretariatMaria Malene KvalevågY N
3Centre for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe (CEDARE)Ahmed AbdelrehimYY
4Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)Rovshan MirzayevYY
5European Space Agency (ESA)Susanne MecklenburgYY
6European Union (EU) - DG Research & InnovationPhilippe TulkensYY*
7Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases (GRA)Hayden MontgomeryYN
8Green Climate Fund (GCF)Kevin Horsburgh
9Group on Earth Observations - GEOSara VenturiniYY
10Integrated Carbon Observation System European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ICOS ERIC)Emmanuel SalmonYY
11Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI)Edwin Josue Castellanos LopezYY
12Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)Anne LarigauderieYY
13Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS)Rosa PochY N
14International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)Bhupesh AdhikaryYY
15International Energy Agency (IEA)Jinsun LIMYY
16International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)Mary FrielYY
17International Organization for Migration (IOM)Caroline DumasYY
18International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)Amjad ABDULLAY N
19International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)Emmanuel ZE MEKAYY
20International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)Sandeep SENGUPTAYY
21OECD – EnvironmentWalid OueslatiYY
22Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS)Cristelle PRATTYY
23Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)Kaditi EleniYY
24Pacific Community (SPC)Stuart MinchinYN
25Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention on WetlandsJerker TamelanderYY
26South CentreCarlos CorreaYY
27South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)The DirectorYY
28The African Centre of Meteorological Applications for Development (ACMAD)Andre KAMGAYY

NGO149

No.OrganizationFocal PointRelevance to
IPCC
Observer of
UNFCCC, WMO or UNEP
1Action for Respect and Protection of the Environment (ARPE)Marcelin ADAMOU ABOUYY
2Action-Jeunesse pour le Développement (AJED-Congo)Executif DirecteurYY
3African Academy of Sciences (AAS)Obed OgegaY N
4African Network for a Climate Community (ANCC)Raphael HanmbockYY
5AJESH (AJEMALIBU SELF HELP)Harrison Ajebe Nnoko NgaajeYY
6Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric PolicyDave STIRPEYY
7Alternative des Jeunes pour la préservation et la conservation des Écosystèmes, de la Biodiversité et l'Environnement pour le Développement Durable (AJEBEDD – Congo) Bastavie Gelvanie BALANDILA OUMBAYY
8American Psychological Association (APA)Gabe TwoseY N
9Association Carré Geo and Environment (Cameroon)Executive SecretaryYY
10Association pour la Justice Climatique, l’Environnement et la Nature pour le Développement Durable (AJUCENADED-Congo)Paul Vertu MOULOUNDA MOUNGAKAY N
11Association Silva Arbres Forêts et Sociétés (SILVA)Joseph Francois RACAPEYY
12C40 Cities Climate Leadership GroupCasimir LegrandYY
13Campaign for a Hydrogen Economy (UK)Mike KOEFMANYY
14Canadian Nuclear AssociationJessica CliffordYY
15CARE InternationalMarlene AchokiYY
16Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC)Carlos FULLERYY
17Carnegie CouncilJanos PASZTORYN
18Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)Cameron AishtonYY
19Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)Christopher MartiusYY
20CGIAR System OrganizationSonja VermeulenYY
21China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation (CBCGDF)Linda WongYY
22CICERO Center for International Climate and Environmental Research (Norway)Christian BjornasYY
23Climate & Clean Air Coalition (CCAC)Valentin FoltescuYY
24Climate Action Network Europe (CAN-Europe)Ulriikka AarnioYY
25Climate Action Network International (CAN - 1)Stephan SingerYY
26CLIMATE ALLIANCESilke LunnebachYY
27Colby CollegeGreg DrozdYY
28College of the Atlantic (UK)Doreen STABINSKYYY
29Conflict and Environment Observatory (CEOBS)Ellie KinneyYY
30Dalit Welfare Association (Nepal)Anupkamal BishwakarmaYY
31Dickinson CollegeNeil A. LearyYY
32Ecology CenterNeil TANGRIYY
33Energy Research AustriaRobert HINTERBERGERYY
34Engineers Australia Climate Smart Engineering Initiative (Engineers) Michael BellYY
35Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)Alice ALPERTYY
36Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA)Clare PerryYY
37ETC GroupElenita DanoYY
38European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE)Monica EberleYY
39European Climate Foundation (ECF)Tim NuthallYY
40European Marine BoardAngel Muniz Piniella PiniellaYN
41Federation of Environmental and Ecological Diversity for Agricultural Revampment and Human Rights (FEEDAR) Tcharbuahbokengo NFINNY N
42Food & Water WatchFrida KieningerYY
43Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC)Lindsey Fielder CookYY
44Future EarthPavel KamberskyYY
45Fédération des Coopératives des Pays de Mayoko (FECOPAM)Daldy Rustichel YOUBOU BIAGHAY N
46GenderCC - Women for Climate JusticeFarina HoffmannYY
47GERMANWATCH (Germany)Manfred TREBERYY
48Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)Donald HobernYY
49Global Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) InstituteTuran GulorenYY
50Global Change Impact Studies Centrre (GCISC)Muhammad Goheer ArifYN
51Global Climate Observing System (GCOS)Belen Martin MiguezYY
52Global Wind Energy CouncilLee JoyceYY
53Green Cross InternationalCynthia CapitaineYY
54GREEN ORBIT STANDARD SYSTEM (GOSS)Undral DorjsurenY N
55GreenFacts (Belgium)Jacques WERTGENYY
56GreenpeaceKaisa KosonenYY
57Greenplanet (India & Canada)Ahmed PathanYY
58Heinrich Boell FoundationKristin FUNKEYY
59Human Rights and Forest Brain Africa (HURIFBA)Clément Borel NOUMECHIY N
60Humane Society International (HSI)Paul PetersanYY
61ICLEI - Local Governments for SustainabilityPourya SalehiYY
62IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme (IEAGHG)Tim DixonYN
63Imperial College LondonAlyssa GilbertYY
64Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS)Aromar ReviYN
65Indiana UniversityO’Reilly JessicaYY
66Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP)Jim HARKNESSYY
67Institute for Sustainable Development and Research (ISDR, India)Somita ChaudhariYY
68Institute of Energy Policy and Research, Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) (Malaysia)Dato Ir. Dr Mashkuri bin YaacobYY
69Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) (UK)Daniel StokerY N
70Instituto Bem Ambiental (IBAM)Thiago MetzkerYY
71InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)Peter McGrathYN
72Intermon Oxfam (on behalf of Oxfam International)Dabi NafkoteYY
73International Actuarial Association (IAA)Gabor HanakYY
74International Air Transport Association (IATA)Olga MiltchevaYY
75International Aluminium Institute (IAI)Jerry MARKSYY
76International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD)Meléndez-Ortiz RicardoYY
77International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)Majda DABAGHIYY
78International Copper Association (ICA)Steven KukodaYY
79International Council of Science (ICSU)Katsiaryna PaulavetsYY
80International Development Research Centre (IDRC)Luisa SolanoYY
81International Hydropower Association (IHA)Tracy LANEYY
82International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)Sergey SizovYY
83International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)Tom MitchellYY
84International Social Science Council (ISSC)Vivi STAVROUYY
85International START SecretariatJonathan PadghamYN
86International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)Jianping LIYY
87Inuit Circumpolar Council - CanadaAnne SimpsonYY
88IpiecaLorena Perez BajoYY
89Iuventum (Germany)Henning StocksYY
90King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC)Mohamad HejaziYY
91Lake Victoria Region Local Authorities Cooperation (LVRLAC)Stephen Sebuliba MercyY N
92League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS)Robin TokmakianYY
93London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)Nicolas SternYY
94Many Strong Voices (MSV)Tina KURVITSYN
95Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate JusticeBarbara SweetmanYY
96Max Planck Society for the Advancement of science (MPS)Tom SparksYY
97Minerals Council of Australia (MCA)Nicholas LinacreYY
98Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) (US)The PresidentYY
99New World Hope Organization (NWHO)Shazad IsmailYY
100OASIS (Serbia)Gordana GrujicYY
101Office for climate education (OCE)David WilgenbusY N
102Organization of Development and Human Rights of Cameroon (GICAR-CAM)Jean-Pierre KENGNEYY
103Overseas Development Institute (ODI) (UK)Mairi DuparYY
104ParlAmericasMaria BoadaYY
105Philanthropy Cortés Solari and MERI FoundationPatricia Morales ErrázurizY N
106Prime Initiative for Green Development (PIGD) ThankGod Tito UzomahYY
107Princeton UniversityMichael OPPENHEIMERYY
108ProVeg InternationalJuliette TronchonYY
109Radboud University NijmegenSander (Man-san) ChanYY
110Regional Environment Centre for Central Asia (CAREC)Irina BekmirzaevaYY
111Research and Development Centre, NepalRamdhyan Prasad YadavYY
112Royal Meteorological SocietyLiz BentleyYY
113Rutgers UniversityHolly TysonYY
114Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF)Mai FujiiYY
115Save the Children International (SCI)Martina Bogado DuffnerYY
116Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR)Marie-Alexandrine SicreY N
117Southsouthnorth Projects Africa (SSN)Suzanne CARTERYY
118Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) (Sweden)Director ExecutiveYY
119Stockholm Resilience Centre (SRC)Ashanapuri HertzY N
120The Climate GroupJean-Charles SEGHERSYY
121The Institute for Environment, and Development Sustainability (IEDS)Maria LOCKEN MUSHIYY
122The Nature Conservancy (TNC)Katharine HayhoeYY
123The SeaCleanersÉlise D'EPENOUXYY
124The World Energy Council (WEC)Christoph FREIYY
125Third World NetworkBeng Tuan LIMYY
126Transparency International (TI)Brice BoehmerYY
127Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research (UK)Asher MinnsYY
128UN Foundation (UNF)Kristyn OstanekYY
129Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)Kristina DahlYY
130University College LondonArthur PetersenYY
131University of Bonn (Uni Bonn)Sandra GilganY N
132University of California, San Diego (UCSD)Robert MonroeYY
133University of CambridgeMichael HulmeYY
134University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)  Edmund B. MabhuyeY N
135University of Eastern Finland (UEF)Yulia YaminevaYY
136University of Geneva (UNIGE)Monica Patry-RobbianiYY
137University of Linköping (Sweden)Mathias FridahlYY
138Université catholique de Louvain (TECLIM)Jean-Pascal van YPERSELEYN
139Washington University of St. Louis (WUSL)Beth MartinYY
140Wetlands InternationalMuriuki TabithaYY
141Wilderness Foundation Africa (WFA)Nicholas D. KingY N
142Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Kilaparti RamakrishnaYY
143World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)Björn STIGSONYY
144World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)Sparrow MichaelYY
145World Coal Association (WCA)Liam McHughYY
146World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA)Irene MartinettiYY
147World Resources Institute (WRI)Nathan CogswellYY
148WWF International (WWF)Mandy Jean WoodsYY
149Yale University (USA)Donald L. FilerYY

Observer_Entities1

No.OrganizationFocal PointRelevance to
IPCC
Observer of
UNFCCC, WMO or UNEP
1Environment Quality Authority (EQA) of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA)Nedal KATBEH-BADERYY

UN_Bodies_and_Organizations36

No.OrganizationFocal PointRelevance to
IPCC
Observer of
UNFCCC, WMO or UNEP
1Climate Technology Centre & Network(CTCN)Daye EomYY
2Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP)Secretariat of LRTAPYY
3Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)Zahedi KavehYY
4Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCOEmma HESLOPYY
5International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)Wei HUANGYY
6International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)The Secretary-GeneralYY
7International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)Jyotsna PURIYY
8International Labour Organization (ILO)Massilmiliano La MarcaYY
9International Maritime Organization (IMO)The Secretary-GeneralYY
10Ozone SecretariatSophia MylonaYY
11Secretariat for the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)Executive Secretary TheYY
12Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm ConventionsAgustin HarteYY
13The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)Benjamin SchachterYY
14UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)Rae Kwon CHUNGYY
15UN Economic and Social Commission for Western AsiaAlbagir ADAMYY
16UN Economic Commission for AfricaThe Executive SecretaryYY
17UN Economic Commission for EuropeThe Executive SecretaryYY
18UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the CaribbeanThe Executive SecretaryYY
19United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)George Laryea-AdjeiYY
20United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)Barron Joseph ORRYY
21United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)Tracy RACZEKYY
22United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)Cassie FlynnYY
23United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)Anil MishraYY
24United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)The Executive Director
25United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)Annett MoehnerYNA
26United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)Rafael TUTSYY
27United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)John HARDINGYY
28United Nations Secretariat, Division for Ocean and Law of the Sea (DOALOS)Valentina GermaniYY
29United Nations Secretariat, secretariat for the Regular ProcessMarco BocciaYY
30United Nations University (UNU)Nicolas du BoisYY
31World BankJane EBINGERYY
32World Food Programme (WFP)Carlo ScaramellaYY
33World Health Organization (WHO)The Director-GeneralYY
34World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Owade VictorYY
35World Meteorological Organization (WMO)Jurg LuterbacherYY
36World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)Sofia GutierrezYY
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