EARSS Environmental Assessment
and Reporting Support System
EARSS: Issue Assessment
A central concept in
are issues, derived from
Agenda 21 or alternative frameworks.
Assessment of the issues' status and trend are performed with a rule-based
expert system, that first perform the analysis for the individual countries
in the current geographical scope of the system (eg., Asia-Pacific or the
ESCAP member countries), and then aggregates these individual
results into a regional summary.