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New Book! Transparency in Global Environmental Governance

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29 augustus 2014

Transparency is a hot issue in global environmental governance. In a new book, just published by MIT Press, Aarti Gupta, Associate Professor at the Environmental Policy Group, explores whether and how transparency enables new types of politics in global environmental governance.

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The book, Transparency in Global Environmental Governance: Critical Perspectives, co-edited with Michael Mason, analyses the nature and implications of a ‘transparency turn’ in global environmental and sustainability governance, by investigating international agreements, voluntary disclosure initiatives and public private partnerships wherein transparency plays a key role. It covers a range of global environmental issues, including climate change, biodiversity, biotechnology, chemicals, natural resource exploitation, and corporate sustainability performance. More information, including ordering information, can be found here.