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  1. Developing Capacity Through Technical Cooperation

    Country Experiences

    Edited by Stephen Browne

    Technical co-operation involving northern experts transferring expertise to the south has not always worked. In fact it has sometimes been counter-productive, fostering a dependency on outside help rather than creating a genuine indigenous capability. This study by experts from Harvard University...

    Published November 30th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Global Warming and Social Innovation

    The Challenge of a Climate Neutral Society

    By Walter Vermeulen

    Edited by Marcel Kok, Andre Faaij, David de Jager

    Societies need to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases by 80 per cent in order to counter the risks of climate change. This study envisions a climate neutral society - one where the output of polluting gases is minimised by social innovations set up in households, by local authorities, through...

    Published October 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Policing International Trade in Endangered Species

    The CITES Treaty and Compliance

    By Rosalind Reeve

    A comprehensive examination of the way in which the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) is implemented and policed. CITES is one of the oldest international environmental agreements and has been responsible for some striking conservation successes. But, given the way...

    Published October 31st 2002 by Routledge

  4. Technological Change and the Environment

    Edited by Arnulf Grübler

    Much is written in the popular literature about the current pace of technological change. But do we have enough scientific knowledge about the sources and management of innovation to properly inform policymaking in technology dependent domains such as energy and the environment? While it is agreed...

    Published October 15th 2002 by Routledge

  5. The Evolution of Green Politics

    Development and Change Within European Green Parties

    By Jon Burchell

    The emergence of Green parties throughout Europe during the 1980s marked the arrival of a new form of political movement and a challenge to existing party models. This work presents an in-depth, thematic comparative approach to the analysis of recent Green party development and change, questioning...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Double or Quits?

    The Future of Civil Nuclear Energy

    By Malcolm C. Grimston, Peter Beck

    Global energy demand is likely to rise substantially by the mid-21st century. At the same time, the use of fossil fuels may need to be severely curtailed to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases. Nuclear power is one of the few options that meet these conflicting requirements. However, its...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Corporate Responsibility and Labour Rights

    Codes of Conduct in the Global Economy

    Edited by Rhys Jenkins, Ruth Pearson, Gill Seyfang

    The emergence of voluntary corporate codes of conduct since the early 1990s is both a manifestation of and a response to the process of globalization. They have been part of a more general shift away from state regulation of transnational corporations towards corporate self-regulation in the areas...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Internally Displaced People

    A Global Survey, 2nd Edition

    By Janie Hampton

    The number of internally displaced people far outnumbers estimated refugees who have fled their countries. The majority of displaced populations survive with very little security or legal protection. Responding to the needs of internally displaced people is one of the greatest humanitarian...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Law after Ground Zero

    Edited by John Strawson

    Following the events of September 11, a new legal order is emerging in which the 'terrorist threat' has been used as justification to marginalise human rights. This collection of themed essays offers an emphatic defence to the threats confronting our human rights culture. In analysing the...

    Published September 5th 2002 by Routledge-Cavendish

  10. Reinventing Environmental Regulation

    Lessons from Project XL

    By Alfred A. Professor Marcus, Donald A. Professor Geffen, Ken Professor Sexton

    Project XL (eXcellence and Leadership) was the flagship effort by the Clinton administration for 'cleaner, cheaper, and smarter' regulation. Under Project XL, business promised better performance in exchange for a regulatory approach focused more on results than means, with the Environmental...

    Published September 3rd 2002 by Routledge