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Goal Setting - Resources: Organizations and Agencies

AQM System Flow Chart Highlighting Human and Environmental Assessment

Organizations and Agencies

The Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center
United National Environment Program
World Health Organization, Air Quality Management
The Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center

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The mission of the NUATRC is to develop and support research which will yield a better understanding of the potential risks posed to human health by exposure to air toxics, as defined by the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments. The Center's research program, developed collaboratively by scientific experts from academia, industry and government, seeks to fill the gaps in scientific data that are required to make sound environmental health public policy decisions.

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United National Environment Program

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The mission of the United Nations Environment Programme is to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations.

UNEP, established in 1972, is the voice for the environment within the United Nations system. UNEP acts as a catalyst, advocate, educator and facilitator to promote the wise use and sustainable development of the global environment. To accomplish this, UNEP works with a wide range of partners, including United Nations entities, international organizations, national governments, non-governmental organizations, the private sector and civil society.

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World Health Organization, Air Quality Management

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Protection of the Human Environment Health Topics including Indoor Air Quality and Global Environmental Change.

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