CIESIN

AcronymDefinition
CIESINCenter for International Earth Science Information Network
CIESINConsortium for International Earth Science Information Network (Columbia University; New York, NY)
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From a broad environmental viewpoint, a country's environmental management capacity can be assessed through the CIESIN's Environment Performance Index (EPI), (11) the World Bank's CPIA index, (12) or the GEF Resource Allocation Framework (RAF).
Figure 12 provides a population density map of Africa (CIESIN 2004).
Urban areas GIS data: Global RuralUrban Mapping Project (GRUMP): Urban/Rural Extents Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University; International Food Policy Research Institute (IPFRI); the World Bank; and Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT);2004.
4-5, 2000), Center for Int'l Earth Science Info Network (CIESIN), at http://www.ciesin.org/publications.
The results are interesting in the light of the European Commission's prioritisation of sustainable development in the Sixth Framework programme.ESI is a project conducted by the Yale University Centre for Environmental Law and Policy, Columbia University's Centre for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), and the World Economic Forum's Global Leaders for Tomorrow Environment Task Force.
GCRIO is a unit in the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) (http:// www.ciesin.org).
Developed by the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy (YCELP) and the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), the ESI promises to significantly influence environmental public policy worldwide.
For example, the Consortium for the International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), was created through earmarking with the considerable help of Michigan Rep.
For example, the following is provided on the site as supplementary information to the comprehensive CIESIN (Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network) archive.