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Author Hemmati, Minu, 1963-
Title Multi-stakeholder processes for governance and sustainability : beyond deadlock and conflict / Minu Hemmati ; with contributions from Felix Dodds, Jasmin Enayati, and Jan McHarry.
Imprint London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan Publications, 2002.

Author Hemmati, Minu, 1963-
Subject Sustainable development -- Decision making.
Sustainable development -- International cooperation.
Sustainable development -- Citizen participation.
Intergovernmental cooperation.
Public-private sector cooperation.
Multiple criteria decision making.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 312 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-296) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- pt. I. Building-blocks. 2. Terms, Variety and Goals. 3. The Context: Multi-stakeholder Processes and Global Governance / Felix Dodds. 4. The Concepts: Key Values and Ideologies of MSPs. 5. The Research: Effective Communication and Decision-making in Diverse Groups / Jasmin Enayati. 6. The Practice: Examples of Multi-stakeholder Processes -- pt. II. How To Do It. 7. Designing MSPs: A Detailed Guide. 8. The Short-cut. 9. Conclusion: More Than One Step Beyond -- What Next? App. I. Methodology of the Project -- App. II. Contributors, Commentators and Interviewees -- App. III. UNED Forum.
Summary Governments business international bodies and local groups are turning to multi-stakeholder processes to find practical ways forward. This book explains how MSPs can be organized to deliver their potential for successful resolution of complex issues and for sustainable development. It includes detailed examples and provides practical checklists explaining how to get beyond adversarial politics and achieve positive results.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781853838699 (hardback)
1853838691 (hardback)
9781853838705 (pbk.)
1853838705 (pbk.)
9781136560859 (electronic bk.)
1136560858 (electronic bk.)
9781849772037 (electronic bk.)
1849772037 (electronic bk.)
1853838691 (hardback)
1853838705 (pbk.)
OCLC # 228139726
Additional Format Print version: Hemmati, Minu, 1963- Multi-stakeholder processes for governance and sustainability. London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan Publications, 2002 (DLC) 2001007555

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