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Policy issue interdependency and the formation of collaborative networks.

Published online: 27 Oct 2021

Authors: Hedlund, J. & Bodin, Ö. & Nohrstedt, D.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: People and Nature

Environmental problems often span a set of challenges that each may engage different policy actors across different policy domains. These challenges, ...

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Perspectives on Iran's environmental policy process issues and constraints.

Published online: 11 Apr 2019

Authors: Aghmashhadi, A. H. & Babu, S. C. & Daroodi, M. & Zahedi, S. & Kazemi, A.

Content type: Bulletin

Due to the increase in environmental problems in Iran at the national and regional levels, it is crucial to establish sound and sustainable environmen...

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Using an ecological understanding of farmland to reconcile nature conservation requirements, EU agriculture policy and world trade agreements.

Published online: 06 Apr 1999

Authors: Bignal, E. M.

Content type: Conference paper; Journal article

The reasons behind the recent trend in the EU for environmental objectives to be incorporated into agriculture policy are reviewed. Environmental paym...

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What are the barriers to adopting carbon farming practices?

Published online: 04 Mar 2015

Authors: Kragt, M. E. & Blackmore, L. & Capon, T. & Robinson, C. J. & Torabi, N. & Wilson, K. A.

Content type: Bulletin

In many environmental and conservation policy contexts, gaps are observed between policy objectives and implementation outcomes. Carbon farming polici...

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An introduction to policy in Scotland.

Published online: 23 Jul 2020

Published by: British Ecological Society

Content type: Miscellaneous

The BES Scottish Policy Group is a group of British Ecological Society (BES) members promoting the use of ecological knowledge in Scotland. The aim is...

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How to make socio-environmental modelling more useful to support policy and management?

Published online: 22 Oct 2021

Authors: Will, M. & Dressler, G. & Kreuer, D. & Thulke, H. H. & Grêt-Regamey, A. & Müller, B.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: People and Nature

Dynamic process-based modelling is often proposed as a powerful tool to understand complex socio-environmental problems and to provide sustainable sol...

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Rural payments agency inquiry: a response from the British Ecological Society to the house of commons environment food and rural affairs committee.

Published online: 22 Jul 2020

Published by: British Ecological Society

Content type: Miscellaneous

This paper presents the response of the British Ecological Society to the House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee focusing on is...

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Choosing prevention or cure when mitigating biodiversity loss: trade-offs under 'no net loss' policies.

Published online: 22 Jul 2020

Authors: Bull, J. W. & Milner-Gulland, E. J.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

Biodiversity cannot always be conserved. Economic development activities can result in biodiversity losses, but also increase human well-being, so tra...

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Do policy actors collaborate based on the environmental problems they are to address?

Published online: 08 Feb 2021

Authors: Hedlund, J. & Bodin, Ö. & Nohrstedt, D.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: People and Nature

This paper focuses on the importance of the collaboration of various policy actors, such as politicians, civil servants or non-state representatives o...

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Saving the earth: a sustainable future for soils and water.

Published online: 19 Dec 2018

Content type: Miscellaneous

This report sets out a framework for a new integrated land management policy for England that addresses this alarming issue and protects soils and wat...

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