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Actors

See The Directory of Environmental Web Sites for an expansive guide to environmental institutions on the web.

A field guide to actors in global environmental politics


     Countries & national governments

          • including ministries, departments, agencies

     Subnational governments     

          • e.g., states, provinces, counties, cities, towns


     Intergovernmental organizations

     Indigenous peoples & organizations

     Private sector

          • Companies, firms

          • Industry associations

          • Consultancies


     Civil society  

          • Individuals & citizens

          • Communities & community organizations

          • Non-governmental organizations

          • Networks

          • Professional associations

          • Environmental skeptics & critics

          • Museums, science centers, zoos, aquaria & botanical gardens

          • Foundations & grantmakers

         

    Research & education sector

          • Academic institutions

          • Research institutions

          • Natural scientists

          • Social scientists

          • Epistemic communities

     Media/press/journalism

possesses

higher level of  

external

governing

authority





possesses lower level of

external

governing

authority


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