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What does GEG stand for?

GEG stands for Global Environmental Governance (project)

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South Africa) explores the concept of contemporary global environmental governance from a legal perspective, bringing together governance theory, environmental regulation, and law from a meta-theoretical point of view in order to aid environmental lawyers engaging with the concept of governance.
00 Hardcover TD169 Already impressive in scope, the 5th edition of this standard reference now contains three introductory essays--on the role of international organizations in global environmental governance, international environmental politics, and ethics in global environmental governance--and a series of 24 maps documenting issues concerning climate, geographic areas, ecological threats, water use, and energy consumption, among other topics.
It is unlikely that global environmental governance will be significantly improved until there is a much greater acceptance among leading industrialized and developing countries about the characters and drivers of environmental problems and shared norms and principles for how they are best addressed (including the generation of funds for mitigation and adaptation).
Conca examines the politics of these institutions, presenting a framework for understanding global environmental governance based on key institutional presumptions about territoriality, authority, and knowledge.
Getting serious about global environmental governance requires new action on two mutually supportive fronts: pursuing a very different approach to GEOpolity, and taking Jazz to scale, enlarging it until it is a major part of the solution.