|Type of Structure:||organisation / agency|
|Duration :||0 to present|
|Contact Address:||no office contact defined|
General information and objectivesGLOBE is an international organization of legislators from the European Union, Japan, the Russian Federation and the United States. GLOBE was founded in 1989 to enhance international cooperation between parliamentarians on global environmental issues. The organization has more than 200 active members and affiliate offices in Brussels (GLOBE EU), Tokyo (GLOBE Japan), Moscow (GLOBE Russia) and Washington, DC (GLOBE USA). GLOBE provides a unique forum in which parliamentary leaders from different countries work together to forge balanced, informed policy responses to pressing global environmental challenges.