Governance for Sustainable Development: Meeting the Challenge Ahead

Author (s): 

James Meadowcroft, Carleton University
François Bregha, Stratos Consultants

Document Type: 

Archives

Published Date: 

2009-04

ISBN number: 

PH4-55/2009E-PDF
978-1-100-12331-8

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Acknowledgement

This paper draws on theoretical literature and practical experience to explore the challenges that sustainable development poses for established governance practices. It suggests a series of possible avenues for further research and collaborative investigation that could be pursued by the federal government. A roundtable with officials from a number of federal departments as well as other interested parties reviewed a draft of this paper in December 2008.