Environmental Policies and NGO Influence

Land Degradation and Sustainable Resource Management in Sub-Saharan Africa

Edited by Susan Carr, David Humphreys, Alan Thomas

© 2000 – Routledge

220 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9780415189637
pub: 2000-09-14
US Dollars$176.00

About the Book

This book examines the conditions under which non-governmental organisations (NGOs) may exert influence on policies to conserve and sustainably use natural resources in sub-Saharan Africa. The book is unique in bringing together NGO campaigners in three African countries with academics specialising in development studies, systems and environmental policy.

About the Editors

Alan Thomas is Senior Lecturer in Deveopment Policy and Practice at the Open University. His previous publications include the Third World Atlas and Finding out Fast: Investigative Skills for Policy and Development.

Susan Carr is Senior Lecturer in Systems at the Open University. Her previous publications include Practical Conservation: Urban Habitats and Practical Conservation: Boundary Habitats.

David Humphreys is Lecturer in Environmental Policy at the Open University. His previous publications include Forest Politics: The Evolution of International Cooperation.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography