Links to Related Organizations

IUGG is one of many international organizations directed toward understanding and sustaining our geophysical environment. This list is intended to be a quick reference to those bodies with shared interests within IUGG. Additions and corrections are warmly invited.

ORGANIZATIONS NAME WEB
AAAR American Association for Aerosol Research www.aaar.org
AGU American Geophysical Union www.agu.org
BGI Bureau Gravimétrique International
CCTF Consultative Committee for Time and Frequency http://www.bipm.org/en/committees/cc/cctf/
CDS Centre des Donnees Stellaires http://cdsweb.u-strasbg.fr/
CLiC Climate and Cryosphere http://www.climate-cryosphere.org/
CLIVAR Climate Variability and Predictability www.clivar.org
CMG Committee for Mathematical Geophysics http://www.iugg.org/about/commissions/cmg.php
CNFGG Comite National Francais de Geodesie et Geophysique http://cnfgg.eu/php/
CODATA ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology www.codata.org
COSPAR ICSU Committee on Space Research https://cosparhq.cnes.fr/
COSTED/IBN Committee on Science and Technology in Developing Countries/ International Biosciences http://oldwww.iucr.org/iucr-top/iucr/costed.html
EGU European Geosciences Union http://www.egu.eu
EGY Electronic Geophysical Year http://www.egy.org/
  Earthplatform - Environment Search Engine http://www.earthplatform.com/
GCOS Global Climate Observing System http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/gcos/
GEO Group on Earth Observations https://www.earthobservations.org/index.php
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/en/home/
GeoRisk Union Commission on Geophysical Risk and Sustainability www.iugg-georisk.org
GEWEX Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment www.gewex.org/
GOOS Global Ocean Observing System http://www.ioc-goos.org/
GSHAP Global Seismic Hazard Assessment Program http://www.seismo.ethz.ch/static/GSHAP/
GTOS Global Terrestrial Observing System www.fao.org/gtos/
IACS/AISC International Association of Cryospheric Sciences
Asscociation Internationale des Sciences Cryosphériques
http://www.cryosphericsciences.org/
IAG/AIG International Association of Geodesy
Association Internationale de Géodésie
http://www.iag-aig.org/
IAGA/AIGA International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy
Association Internationale de Géomagnétisme et d'Aéronomie
www.iugg.org/IAGA
IAHR/AIRH International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research www.iahr.org
IAHS/AISH International Association of Hydrological Sciences
Association Internationale des Sciences Hydrologiques
http://iahs.info/
IAMAS/AIMSA International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences
Association Internationale de Météorologie et des Sciences de l'Atmosphère
www.iamas.org/
IAPSO/AISPO International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean
Association Internationale des Sciences Physiques de l'Océan
http://iapso.iugg.org/
IASPEI/AISPIT International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior
Association Internationale de Séismologie et de Physique de l'Intérieur de la Terre
www.iaspei.org
IAU International Astronomical Union www.iau.org
IAUC International Association for Urban Climate http://www.urban-climate.org/
IAVCEI/AIVCIT International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior
Association Internationale de Volcanologie et de Chimie de l'Intérieur de la Terre
www.iavcei.org
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization www.icao.int
ICET International Center of Earth Tides http://www.upf.pf/ICET/home.html
ICSU International Council for Science www.icsu.org/
IERS International Earth Rotation Service www.iers.org
IGBP International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme http://www.igbp.net/
IGNSS International GNS Service http://igscb.jpl.nasa.gov/
IGeS International Service for the Geoid www.iges.polimi.it/
IGU International Geographical Union http://igu-online.org/
IHDP International Human Dimensions Programme http://www.ihdp.unu.edu/
ILP International Lithosphere Program www.scl-ilp.org
INQUA International Union for Quaternary Research www.inqua.tcd.ie/
IRDR ICSU-ISSC-UNISDR Scientific Committee on Integrated Research on Disaster Risk http://www.irdrinternational.org/
ISES International Space Environment Service http://www.spaceweather.org/
ISGI International Service of Geomagnetic Indices http://isgi.unistra.fr/
ISPRS International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing www.isprs.org/
IUCAF Scientific Committee on frequency allocations for radioastronomy and space science www.iucaf.org/
IUGG International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics www.iugg.org
IUGS International Union of Geological Sciences www.iugs.org
IUSS International Union of Soil Sciences www.iuss.org/
OAS Organization of American States www.oas.org
PAIGH/IPGH Instituto Panamericano de Geografia e Historia www.ipgh.org
PCBS Programme on Capacity Building in Science http://oldwww.iucr.org/iucr-top/iucr/pcbs.html
PSMSL Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level http://www.psmsl.org/
QBSA Quarterly Bulletin of Solar Activity http://solarwww.mtk.nao.ac.jp/en/wdc/qbsa.html
ROA ICSU Regional Office for Africa http://www.icsu.org/africa
ROAP ICSU Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific http://www.icsu.org/asia-pacific
ROLAC ICSU Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean http://www.icsu.org/latin-america-caribbean
SCAR ICSU Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research www.scar.org
SCOPE Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment www.icsu-scope.org
SCOR ICSU Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research www.scor-int.org
SCOSTEP ICSU Scientific Committee on Solar-Terrestrial Physics http://www.yorku.ca/scostep/
SCJ Science Council of Japan http://www.scj.go.jp/en/
SEDI Study of the Earth's Deep Interior www.sedigroup.org
SIDC Solar Influences Data Analysis http://sidc.oma.be
SPARC Stratospheric Processes and their role in Climate http://www.sparc-climate.org/
TSUNAMI Tsunami Commission http://research.jisao.washington.edu/tsunamicommission/
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme www.unep.org/
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization www.unesco.org/
UNESCO-IHP UNESCO International Hydrological Program http://www.unesco.org/new/en/ihp
UNESCO-IOC UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission http://ioc-unesco.org/
  United Nations Geospatial Information Section http://www.un.org/Depts/Cartographic/english/htmain.htm
URSI International Union of Radio Science
Union Radio Scientifique Internationale
http://www.ursi.org/en/home.asp
WCRP World Climate Research Programme http://wcrp-climate.org/
WDS ICSU World Data System https://www.icsu-wds.org/
WGMS World Glacier Monitoring Service http://www.geo.uzh.ch/microsite/wgms/
WMO World Meteorological Organization https://www.wmo.int/pages/index_en.html
WOCE World Ocean Circulation Experiment https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/woce/