The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE or ECE) was established in 1947 to encourage economic cooperation among its member States. It is one of five regional commissions under the administrative direction of United Nations headquarters.
Adoption of the international ISO 31000 risk management standard :
Risk Management in Regulatory Frameworks – http://www.unece.org/trade/wp6/riskmanagement.html
Standards as Risk Management Tools – http://www.unece.org/trade/wp6/areasofwork/riskmanagement/standardization.html