Stakeholder participation in environmental governance

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Published by LEAD India in New Delhi .

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  • Social responsibility of business -- Environmental aspects -- India -- Case studies

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Other titlesEnvironmental governance
Statement[Arun K. Varma ... et al.] ; compiled by Lead India.
GenreCase studies
SeriesCorporate social responsibility
ContributionsVarma, Arun K., LEAD India (Organization)
LC ClassificationsHD60.5.A-ZI.x (H73)+
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23699116M
LC Control Number2009346826

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Participation and Effective Environmental Governance: Causal mechanisms, and beyond. Elisa Kochskämper, Nicolas W. Jager, Jens Newig, Edward Challies. About the Editors. Elisa Kochskämper is a Research Associate with the Research Group on Governance, Participation and Sustainability at Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany.

Examining environmental participation in decision making this chapter begins with a clarification of the term environmental decision making in relation to management and governance.

Stakeholder engagement is the process by which an organization involves people who may be affected by the decisions it makes or can influence the implementation of its decisions.

They may support or oppose the decisions, be influential in the organization or within the community in which it operates, hold relevant official positions or be affected in the long term.

participatory environmental governance, and provide an overview of the collec-tion of papers in this issue. FROM 'OUTSIDERS' TO 'INSIDERS': STAKEHOLDER PARTICIPATION IN ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE In his classic book on the subject, Albert Weale (1 ) argues that the 1 s was a transition period in environmental governance in at least Western.

The complex and dynamic nature of environmental problems requires flexible and transparent decision-making that embraces a diversity of knowledges and values. For this reason, stakeholder participation in environmental decision-making has been increasingly sought and embedded into national and international by: DOI link for Participation for Effective Environmental Governance.

Participation for Effective Environmental Governance book. Stakeholder learning through the CSG process appears to have been limited to individuals and groups learning about how to effectively engage in Water Framework Directive (WFD) processes and specific local projects.

Author: Edward Challies. problems. This publication, “Introduction to Stakeholder Participation,” is the second in a series of guides developed to bring information to this audience about the use of social science tools in their field of work.

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This paper describes the development of the Stakeholder Participation Guidance for the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency as an attempt to put the rather theoretical ambitions of the participation literature into practice.

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Environmental governance is a concept in political ecology and environmental policy that advocates sustainability (sustainable development) as the supreme consideration for managing all human activities—political, social and economic.

Governance includes government, business and civil society, and emphasizes whole system management. participation in environmental governance In his classic book on the subject, Albert Weale () argues that the s was a transition period in environmental governance in at least Western Europe.

The central message of the book is that while stakeholder participation is beneficial, it carries with it responsibilities as well as rights: all stakeholders Stakeholder participation in environmental governance book a public duty.

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).Cited by: Chapter II explains the concept of stakeholder participation, including a description of different levels of participation, its benefits and risks, and underlying principles. Chapter III outlines specific actions that Bank staff should take to promote participation at each step of the Bank’s project cycle.

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Dec 23,  · The book is a valuable resource for academics in the field of energy planning and policymaking, as well as practitioners in energy governance, energy and. Baginetas, Konstantinos N.

"Sustainable Management of Agricultural Resources and the Need for Stakeholder Participation for the Developing of Appropriate Sustainability Indicators: The Case of Soil Quality." Agricultural and Environmental Informatics, Governance and Management: Emerging Research Applications.

IGI Global, Author: Konstantinos N. Baginetas. Mar 17,  · Adding to this complexity, the institutions for Baltic Sea environmental governance have developed rather rapidly over the last few years in the form of venues for stakeholder participation such as the Regional Advisory Councils (RACs) in EU fisheries management (e.g.

Linke et al. ) and stakeholder forums organised by HELCOM (e.g. Hassler Cited by: 7. ECOSYSTEM SERVICES, GOVERNANCE, AND STAKEHOLDER PARTICIPATION: AN INTRODUCTION The ecosystem services approach has gained popularity, and novel incentive-based ecosystem conservation strategies are increasingly being by: Based on these cross-case comparisons, this book also draws a set of general conclusions on possible ways of improving the governance of the Baltic Sea by promoting what are identified as vital functions of environmental governance: coordination, integration, interdisciplinarity, precaution, deliberation, communication and adaptability.

Aug 09,  · Defining the benefits of stakeholder engagement in systematic reviews. [2] Reed, M.S., Stakeholder participation for environmental management: a literature review. Biological conservation, (10), pp [3] Yee, S., Stakeholder engagement and public participation in environmental flows and river health assessment.


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stakeholders, the level of stakeholder engagement was however not purpose of the study was to investigate the influence of stakeholder participation on sustainability of community development projects implemented by Plan International in Homa Bay Town Sub. This chapter examines the causes and consequences of stakeholder participation in natural resource management by presenting evidence from biosphere reserves (BR) in fifty-five countries.

In particular, it considers whether stakeholder participation in natural resource management programs leads to better management of ecosystems, and how the quality of democratic institutions and levels of. Dec 23,  · DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 23, The "The Role of Public Participation in Energy Transitions" book from Elsevier Science and Technology has been added to's Role of Public Participation in Energy Transitions provides a conceptual and empirical approach to stakeholder and citizen involvement in the ongoing energy.

Researching participation in environmental governance through the implementation of the European Water Framework Directive --Concepts: how participation leads to effective environmental governance --Paired case research design and mixed-methods approach --Stakeholder involvement for Water Framework Directive implementation in Germany: three.

The book Collaborative Governance in Extractive Industries in Africa, urges leaders in Africa’s extractive industries to institutionalise a governance system that is transparent, inclusive and accountable. Formalise Non-State Stakeholder Participation in the Extractive Industries – UNU-INRA Book.

Natural Resources, Formalise Non. Book Description: Many recent studies on environmental governance focus on either the micro-level (the local and the individual) or the macro-level (the global) while neglecting governance at the nation-state level.

State environmental governance is often perceived as inadequate, insufficient, or constrained by considerations of economic growth. As an essential stakeholder of environmental resources, the public has become the third force which assists in promoting environmental governance, together with local governments and polluting enterprises.

In this paper, we construct a mediation model and a 2SLS (Two Stage Least Square) model to illustrate the role of public participation based on inter-provincial panel data of China from Author: Jin Guo, Junhong Bai. Jun 14,  · By Jens Newig. In the EDGE project, we have been researching intensively the link between participation in decision-making and environmental governance new book, lead-edited by Elisa Kochskämper, examines these links through eight qualitative case employ a causal-mechanism approach, which helps us identify the precise mechanisms through which.

Environmental Impact Assessment and Stakeholder Involvement By Ross Huges Box 1: Benefits of Stakeholder Involvement in EIA There is a growing consensus that timely and broad-based stakeholder involvement is a vital ingredient for effective environmental assessment, as it is for project planning, appraisal and development in general.

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Stakeholder Participation for Environmental Management: A Literature Review This paper by Mark Reed points to the need to focus on participation as a process.

It then identifies a number of best practice features from the literature. Oct 21,  · In discussing the theory of public participation, it is useful to review broad theories of decision-making structures.

DeSario and Langton, in their book Citizen Participation in Public Decision Making explore the role of technology in public policy decisions (DeSario and Langton, ). They conclude that public decisions are increasingly.

of public participation in environmental governance are mainly reflected in the form of back-end governance, while the e ects of front-end governance are not remarkable enough. This research is of great significance in perfecting China’s environmental governance system by means of arousing andAuthor: Jin Guo, Junhong Bai.

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