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Global Environmental Governance

Foundations of Contemporary Environmental Studies (Foundations of Contemporary Environmental Studies Series)

by James Gustave Speth

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Environment,
  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • International,
  • Political Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • International cooperation,
  • Environmental,
  • Law / Environmental,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Economics,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • Environmental management

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9463076M
    ISBN 101597260800
    ISBN 109781597260800

    Apr. 10 — S&P Global Ratings' environmental, social, and governance (ESG) Evaluation is a cross-sector, relative analysis of an entity’s capacity to operate successfully in the future and is grounded in how ESG factors could affect stakeholders, potentially leading to a material direct or indirect financial impact on the entity. ESG factors typically incorporate the entity's impact on. This book provides a critical review of global environmental governance as part of the broader process of sustainably transforming modern society. The author argues for substantial modifications, outlining potential improvements in knowledge bridging processes, integration and synthesis that offer valuable information for environmental policy.

    The "transparency turn" in global environmental governance in particular is seen in a range of international agreements, voluntary disclosure initiatives, and public-private partnerships. This is the first book to investigate whether transparency in global environmental governance is in fact a broadly transformative force or plays a more. Her book is rare for textbooks in the field in insisting on starting with the question of why environmental degradation occurs, and that this is a political question. This gives admirable focus to the volume that then covers the topics that are taught in courses on Global Environmental Politics (GEP) with great clarity.

    inclusion in Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review by an authorized editor of Digital Commons @ Boston College Law School. For more information, please [email protected] Recommended Citation Peter H. Sand,Lessons Learned in Global Environmental Governance, 18B.C. Envtl. Aff. L. Rev ().   Book’s key contributions: Study of global environmental governance in the Anthropocene and Caribbean Small Island Developing States; Analysis of environmental norm penetration and contestation within local economic, social, historical, geophysical and development contexts.


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