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NGOs and environmental policies : Asia and Africa

Author: David C Potter
Publisher: London ; Portland, OR : F. Cass, ©1996.
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Covering the work of non-governmental organizations in trying to change the environmental policies of governments and businesses, this study looks at field research in Asia and Africa, and relates it to theoretical issues in the academic field.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David C Potter
ISBN: 0714642150 9780714642154
OCLC Number: 33984322
Description: 173 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Democratisation and the environment: NGOs and deforestation policies in India (Karnataka) and Indonesia (North Sumatra) / David Potter --
NGO advocacy, democracy and policy development: some examples relating to environmental policies in Zimbabwe and Botswana / Alan Thomas --
Does North-South collaboration enhance NGO influence on deforestation policies in Malaysia and Indonesia? / Bernard Eccleston --
Regime theory and non-governmental organisations: the case of forest conservation / David Humphreys --
NGOs and competing representations of deforestation as an environmental issue in Malaysia / Bernard Eccleston --
Does the definition of the issue matter? NGO influence and the international convention to combat desertification in Africa / Susan Carr and Roger Mpande.
Responsibility: edited by David Potter.
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