5 edition of Environmental Accountability Beyond the Nation-State found in the catalog.
Environmental Accountability Beyond the Nation-State
by World Resources Inst
Written in English
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In the British case, tensions have surfaced beyond local governance in concern about unaccountable quangos, the difficulty of separating policy and operational matters, the influence of faceless bureaucrats and the nature of ministerial accountability. The exercise of power needs to be legitimate. This argument is more than a normative assertion. This “agency beyond the state” sets global environmental governance apart from more traditional international environmental politics. There are three elements to this new development. First, the number of actors and the degree of their participation in global environmental governance have increased substantially over the past decades.
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Get this from a library. Environmental accountability beyond the nation-state: the implications of the Aarhus Convention. [Elena Petkova; Peter G Veit; World Resources Institute. Institutions and Governance Program.]. The book explores a diverse range of case studies of interest to a broad readership.
In particular, it focuses upon two cutting-edge issues: transatlantic data privacy rules that are emerging after the post-Edward Snowdon / NSA / PRISM revelations; and trade aspects, especially the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Agreement.
Similarly, dialogue must extend beyond the borders of the nation state to include all effected communities. Eckersley points out that overlapping structures of rule, such as the Arhuus Convention on environmental information rights, depend on states for implementation at the local by: The New Accountability: environmental responsibility across borders.
Michael R. Mason book I try and show how new accountability norms are informing the. nation-state ’ (p ), their. Social and Environmental Accountability and beyond.
Articles. Article. Special Issue Editorial: Social and Environmental Account/Ability and Beyond. Matias Laine, Matthew Scobie, Matthew Sorola & Helen Tregidga. Pages: Published online: 05 Mar Book Review.
book review. ‘The greatest democratic problem today is the weakening power of the nation state faced by threats stretching beyond its borders.' provide a model for the public accountability of. Citizenship Beyond National Borders. Affected Publics and International Environmental egimes Citizenship has traditionally been understood to denote shared membership of a political community defined by national identity and the geographical borders of the state.
"A true environmental champion," said Tiernan Sittenfeld, vice president of government affairs for the League of Conservation Voters, noting that Harris has had a 91 percent pro-environmental. Highlights National and international institutions need to be reoriented towards effective earth system governance.
The UN Conference on Sustainable Development should be a major stepping stone for reform. Strengthened international bodies such as a UN Sustainable Development Council and a World Environment Organization are needed.
Stronger reliance on qualified majority. Accountability, Social Responsibility and Sustainability: accounting for society and the environment is a new book written for accounting/ business /sustainability professionals, scholars, researchers and policy makers who recognise the central role that organisations, accounting, finance, accountability and management play in the future well-being of society, communities, our planet and.
Accountability The obligation that an organization takes on to ensure that it meets its responsibilities. is a concept in corporate governance The set of processes, rules, policies, laws, and institutions by which businesses are directed, administered, or controlled.
that is the acknowledgement of responsibility by an organization for actions, decisions, products, and policies that it undertakes. In ethics and governance, accountability is answerability, blameworthiness, liability, and the expectation of account-giving.
As an aspect of governance, it has been central to discussions related to problems in the public sector, nonprofit and private and individual leadership roles, accountability is the acknowledgment and assumption of responsibility for actions, products.
Environmental accountability beyond the nation-state The implications of the Aarhus Convention by Peter Veit and Elena () Aarhus Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters represents an important development in global environmental governance, as it commits Cited by: 1.
That’s where taking accountability comes into play. The notion of “taking accountability” naturally sounds more significant than “having responsibility”—you’re making the choice to go beyond what you’re responsible for, carrying with it an idea of ownership, involvement, and engagement.
50 R.V. Percival, ‘Global Law and the Environment’ () 86(3) Washington Law Review, pp. –, at –4 (with figures compiled using Google's Ngram search tool illustrating the appearance of the term ‘global environmental law’ in journals and books from to ).
Social accountability is the key at the World Bank to achieving our goals of alleviating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity. (Global Partnership for Social Accountability, and World Bank, )We see social accountability as an integral part of, not only our work, but of the whole development and governance agenda.
need to unpack the notion of accountability beyond predominant principal- agent notions of accountability. 35 Public, market and social netw ork account- ability. This deliberative system idea can also be applied beyond the boundaries of the nation-state. Climate change is, of course, in large part a global issue, requiring coordinated global action.
Electoral democracy is a non-starter in the global system. Common but differentiated responsibilities beyond the nation state: how is differential treatment addressed in transnational climate governance initiatives. Transnational Environmental. The Indian Parliament as an Institution of Accountability; The Politics of Domestic Resource Mobilization for Social Development (Project Brief) Corporate Codes of Conduct: Self Regulation in a Global Economy; Corporate Environmental Responsibility in Singapore and Malaysia.
Three Ways to Promote Social-Emotional Development in the Classroom EducationWorld is pleased to present this article contributed by Aimee Hosler, a writer for and mother of two.
Passionate about education and workplace news and trends, Hosler holds a B.S. in journalism from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. In the s, the transfer of nation-state competencies to intergovernmental organizations stirred a debate on legitimate governance beyond the nationstate.
(29) The gap between citizens and international decisionmaking bodies was widening in an increasing number of fields, including environmental politics.Accountability, social responsibility and sustainability: accounting for society and the environment | Gray, Rob | download | B–OK.
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