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Non-State Actor Access and Influence in International Legal and Policy Negotiations

16 Pages Posted: 19 Apr 2010 Last revised: 20 Jan 2012

Elizabeth Burleson

BurlesonInstitute.org; London School of Economics (LSE)

Diana Pei Wu

Antioch University Los Angeles

Date Written: 2010

Abstract

This article analyzes the importance of increasing civil society actor access to and influence in international legal and policy negotiations, drawing from academic scholarship on governance, conservation and environmental sustainability, natural resource management, observations of civil society actors, and the authors’ experiences as participants in international environmental negotiations.

Keywords: Climate Change, Non-State Actor, environmental justice, UNFCCC, United Nations, Public Participation, Sustainable Development, Poverty, Environmental Movements, Collaborative Community-based Natural Resource Management, civil society, good governance, conservation, NGOs, Seattle, Copenhagen

JEL Classification: D3, D4, D5, D6, D7, D8, D9, E2, F01, H1, H2, H4, H41, H54, H56, H60, H7, H8, I1, I3, J1, J7, K32, K3

Suggested Citation

Burleson, Elizabeth and Wu, Diana Pei, Non-State Actor Access and Influence in International Legal and Policy Negotiations (2010). Fordham Environmental Law Review, Vol. 21, p. 201, 2010, Symposium; FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 443. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1591990

Elizabeth Burleson (Contact Author)

BurlesonInstitute.org ( email )

London School of Economics (LSE) ( email )

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London, WC2A 2AE
United Kingdom

Diana Pei Wu

Antioch University Los Angeles ( email )

400 Corporate Pointe
Culver City, CA 90230
United States

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