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Courses offered by Penn State's College of EMS include: "Advanced Analytic Methods in Geospatial Intelligence (GEOG 885)," Alternative Fuels from Biomass Sources (EGEE 439)," and "Coastal Processes, Hazards and Society (EARTH 107)."
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The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.