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Environmental NGOs in world politics

linking the local and the global

by Thomas Princen

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy.,
  • Non-governmental organizations.,
  • Environmental sciences -- Societies, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-251) and index.

    StatementThomas Princen and Matthias Finger ; with contributions by Jack P. Manno and Margaret L. Clark.
    ContributionsFinger, Matthias.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 P692 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 262 p. ;
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1083815M
    ISBN 100415115094, 0415115108
    LC Control Number94007512

    3 NGO Roles in International Politics 37 4 NGO Relations with States 57 5 NGOs and IGOs 75 Part II Case Studies 6 NGOs and Foreign Aid 7 NGOs and Transnational Accountability in Bangladesh 8 NGOs and International Security 9 NGOs and Human Rights: Women’s Rights at the UN 10 NGOs and Global Environmental Activism After World War II, environmental politics became a major public concern. The development of environmentalism in the United Kingdom emerged in this period following the great London smog of and the Torrey Canyon oil spill of This is reflected by the emergence of Green politics in the Western world beginning in the s.

    Read this book on Questia. "Organized across national boundaries and with millions of supporters worldwide, transnational environmental activist groups such as Greenpeace, the World Wildlife Fund, and Friends of the Earth play a central role in the way the world addresses environmental issues. An examination of why NGOs often experience difficulty creating lasting change, with case studies of transnational conservation organizations in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Why do nongovernmental organizations face difficulty creating lasting change? How can they be more effective? In this book, Cristina Balboa examines NGO authority, capacity, and accountability to propose that a.

    The Environmental Movement and Philippine Politics A natural bridge from Southeast Asia, the Philippines archipelago is located in one of the richest marine realms in the world. With more than 7, islands, the Philippines is a large archipelago that stretches from below Taiwan all the way to the northeastern tip of Borneo at the south. An Introduction to International Relations. Author: John Baylis,Steve Smith,Patricia Owens; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Category: Political Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Now in its fifth edition, this title has been fully revised and updated in the light of recent developments in world politics, with new chapters on the changing nature of war, human.


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