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Implementing global environmental policy at local level

Peter Akong Minang

Implementing global environmental policy at local level

community carbon forestry perspectives in Cameroon

by Peter Akong Minang

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Published by ITC in Enschede .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Akong Minang
SeriesITC dissertation -- no. 144
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2012/40078 (S)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25184034M
ISBN 109789061642602
LC Control Number2007468591

Environmental policy is often practiced reactively with each crisis addressed as an isolated event. Focusing on development of proactive policies, Global Environment Policy: Concepts, Principles, and Practice provides the essential scientific and socioeconomic framework for formulating pragmatic and comprehensive environmental policies. of implementing an EMS. • Although, the majority of respondents (%) had a written environmental policy and performed internal environmental audits (%), only % of respondents used environmental criteria to evaluate and/or compensate employees and only % published public environmental reports.

Environmental Science and Policy will publish original research papers, research and policy reviews and notes, forum discussion of published work and book reviews in English. Submitted papers should address environmental issues of international significance, aim at informing policy debates and making, and be of international relevance. The Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning invites you to submit special issue proposals. The due dates are 1 May and 1 October

About The Field The rapid growth of resource use and the acceleration of land conversion to feed and house an expanding population have created a new set of transboundary and global commons problems. During the past 30 years, the international community has attempted to reverse the loss of fisheries, forests and species, the disruption of the atmosphere and climate, the degradation of land. A report observed a global consensus that sustainable development implementation should be based on local level solutions and initiatives designed with and by the local communities. Community participation and partnership along with the decentralisation of government power to local communities are important aspects of environmental governance at the local level.


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