Department   Kyoto Junior College of Foreign Languages  , Department of English Studies for Careers
   Position   Associate Professor
Language English
Publication Date 2008/06
Type Academic Paper
Title The Contribution of Global-Level Meetings Towards Environmental and Developmental Governance
Contribution Type Single author
Journal Doshisha Studies in Language and Culture
Journal TypeJapan
Volume, Issue, Page 10(4),pp.691-705
Author and coauthor Iain Davey
Details In recent years, there has been a series of global conferences that have been organised by the UN with the aim of bringing sustainable development to the forefront of the international agenda. This paper evaluates the effectiveness of these summits with regard to the governance of environmental and development issues. In doing so, it considers what good governance is, and how it relates to the sustainable development.