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.

AAAR American Association for Aerosol Research
AGU American Geophysical Union
BGI Bureau Gravimétrique International
CCTF Consultative Committee for Time and Frequency
CDS Centre des Donnees Stellaires
CLiC Climate and Cryosphere
CLIVAR Climate and Ocean - Variability, Predictability, and Change
CMG Committee for Mathematical Geophysics
CNFGG Comite National Francais de Geodesie et Geophysique
CODATA ICS Committee on Data for Science and Technology
COSPAR ICS Committee on Space Research
COSTED/IBN Committee on Science and Technology in Developing Countries/ International Biosciences  
EGU European Geosciences Union
EGY Electronic Geophysical Year
  Earth Platform - Environment Search Engine
GCOS Global Climate Observing System
GEO Group on Earth Observations
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
GeoRisk Union Commission on Geophysical Risk and Sustainability
GEWEX Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment
GOOS Global Ocean Observing System
GTOS Global Terrestrial Observing System
IACS/AISC International Association of Cryospheric Sciences
Asscociation Internationale des Sciences Cryosphériques
IAG/AIG International Association of Geodesy
Association Internationale de Géodésie
IAGA/AIGA International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy
Association Internationale de Géomagnétisme et d'Aéronomie
IAHR/AIRH International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research
IAHS/AISH International Association of Hydrological Sciences
Association Internationale des Sciences Hydrologiques
IAMAS/AIMSA International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences
Association Internationale de Météorologie et des Sciences de l'Atmosphère
IAPSO/AISPO International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean
Association Internationale des Sciences Physiques de l'Océan
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
IAU International Astronomical Union
IAUC International Association for Urban Climate
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
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
IERS International Earth Rotation Service
IGBP International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
IGeS International Service for the Geoid
IGS International GNSS Service
IGU International Geographical Union
IHDP International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change
ILP International Lithosphere Program
INQUA International Union for Quaternary Research
IRDR ICS-UNISDR Scientific Committee on Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
ISC International Science Council
ISES International Space Environment Service
ISGI International Service of Geomagnetic Indices
ISPRS International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
IUCAF Scientific Committee on frequency allocations for radioastronomy and space science
IUGG International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics
IUGS International Union of Geological Sciences
IUSS International Union of Soil Sciences
OAS Organization of American States
PAIGH/IPGH Instituto Panamericano de Geografia e Historia
PSMSL Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level
QBSA Quarterly Bulletin of Solar Activity
ROA ICS Regional Office for Africa
ROAP ICS Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
ROLAC ICS Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean
SCAR ICS Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research
SCOPE Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment
SCOR ICS Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research
SCOSTEP ICS Scientific Committee on Solar-Terrestrial Physics
SCJ Science Council of Japan
SEDI Study of the Earth's Deep Interior
SIDC Solar Influences Data Analysis Center
SPARC Stratosphere-troposphere Processes and their role in Climate
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNESCO-IHP UNESCO International Hydrological Program
UNESCO-IOC UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
  United Nations Geospatial Information Section
URSI International Union of Radio Science
Union Radio Scientifique Internationale
WCRP World Climate Research Programme
WDS ISC World Data System
WGMS World Glacier Monitoring Service
WMO World Meteorological Organization
WOCE World Ocean Circulation Experiment