"This is a hugely important book that should be read by all those interested in finding a way out of the polarized debate between North and South on trade and environment issues.It contains exactlythe kind of information that negotiators and policy makersfrom North and Southneed tobridge their differences and find a sustainable accommodation. The authors have donegreat service to Northerners seeking to better understand their Southern counterparts andto Southernersthat want to betteridentify their diverse and common agendas." - Richard G. Tarasofsky, Head, Energy, Environment and Development Programme, Chatham House, The Royal Institute of International Affairs
Envisioning a Sustainable Development Agenda for Trade and Environmentby A. Najam (Editor), M. Halle (Editor), R. Melendez-Ortiz (Editor)
This book systematically explores the trade and environment interests of developing countries from a Southern perspective. The contributors write explicitly about both hopes and fears in the South. Essays are from leading experts and thought leaders from various regions of the South who work for bold new agendas and priorities for their region.
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Meet the Author
Adil Najam teaches international negotiation and diplomacy at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Mark Halle is the Global Director of the Trade and Investment Programme at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz is the Executive Director of the International Center for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD).
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