Policy Position 01/2011: Guaranteeing public participation in climate governance

Filed under - Climate governance

Policy position published 22 November 2011
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Effective public participation has three interrelated elements: access to information; direct engagement; and oversight. All three factors can play a critical role in reducing corruption risks and the mismanagement of resources. Such safeguards are essential for climate change where public investments will soon flow through relatively untested channels.

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Translations: FR   ES  



Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Civil society   |   Climate governance   |   Environment   |   Governance   

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