U.S. National Focal Point for United Nations Environment Program International Referral System (UNEP/IRS)

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Other titlesUnited Nations Environment Program International Referral System
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contributes percent, even though the U.N. is a Member Nation organization.This volume forms a part of the United Nations University's programme on the United Nations in the Twenty-first Century.

The programme aims to promote and facilitate constructive debate on the future of the United Nations in the areas of peace and security, development, the environment, human dignity and governance.