publication . Article . 2011

Interaction Management by Partnerships: The Case of Biodiversity and Climate Change

Visseren-Hamakers, I.J.; Arts, B.J.M.; Glasbergen, P.;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2011 Journal: Global Environmental Politics, volume 11, pages 89-107 (issn: 1526-3800, eissn: 1536-0091, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: MIT Press - Journals
  • Country: Netherlands
This article examines the contributions that partnerships make to interaction management. Our conceptualization of interaction management builds on earlier contributions to the literature on regimes and governance. The article focuses on the interactions among the biodiversity and climate change governance systems, since these systems interact intensively on the issues of biofuels and forests (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation—REDD+). The article shows that seven partnerships actively manage the interactions by fulfilling several critical interaction management functions. Their main contributions include creating markets for sustainabl...
free text keywords: Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law, international regimes, governance, sustainability, patterns, politics, system, state
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