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Interparliamentary Conference on the Global Environment

Interparliamentary Conference on the Global Environment (1990 Washington, D.C.)

Interparliamentary Conference on the Global Environment

final proceedings, April 29-May 2, 1990 : report to the Senate of the United States of America

by Interparliamentary Conference on the Global Environment (1990 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by [U.S. G.P.O.] in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- International cooperation -- Congresses,
  • Environmental protection -- International cooperation -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSenate document / 101st Congress, 2d session -- 101-31, Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate) -- 101-31
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress Senate
    The Physical Object
    Pagination161, [66] p. :
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14434319M

    He studies the global environment of business with a focus on the governance environment in changing societies. He published in Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Comparative Economics, World Development, Harvard Business Review, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, and The New York Times. Rapid population growth and technological advances have made it possible for human behavior to change the global environment in major ways, but not all of these changes are positive. Psychologists are searching for ways to change destructive behaviors and embrace beneficial ones, such as recycling, using public transportation and enhancing.

    The multiple patterns of global governance are mostly dominated by the executive branches of government, with parliaments relegated to the sidelines. This insightful book aims to challenge this dominant perspective and demonstrate the increased networking of parliaments both within the EU and with external actors outside the EU. As you might expect, we take the implications of COVID very seriously. We are in daily contact with authorities and partners in our ongoing efforts to assess the situation and provide a safe environment for conference attendees. Our decision making is being done in the context of evolving global .

      (When signing in for the first time you will need to set a password.) Conference Overview. This year’s virtual conference on Social Work in the Global Environment aims to contribute to the local-global perspective in social work, utilizing the strategy: Thinking globally and acting locally. The theme of this year's conference is Social Determinants of Health: Local-Global Challenges for. The first global conference on the environment, held in Stockholm in , set in motion three decades of discussion, negotiation and ratification of a whole series of international environmental agreements. The Stockholm Conference spawned the United Nations Environment Programme.


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