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Global Environmental Institutions presents a concise and accessible overview of the key international organizations that are concerned with environmental issues.
Elizabeth R. DeSombre examines the history, structure and policies of key international bodies and also assesses the main challenges that they face in the twenty first century. The is essential reading for students of environmental politics and international organizations.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Environmental policy -- International cooperation.
Environmental management -- International cooperation.
Environmental sciences -- Societies, etc.