NGOs, the United Nations, and Global Governance / Edition 1

NGOs, the United Nations, and Global Governance / Edition 1

by Thomas George Weiss, Thomas J. Watson IBM Research Center

ISBN-10: 1555876269

ISBN-13: 9781555876265

Pub. Date: 02/01/1996

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

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Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
Emerging Global Issues
Edition description:
New Edition

Table of Contents

1Pluralizing Global Governance: Analytical Approaches and Dimensions17
2Reality Check: Human Rights NGOs Confront Governments at the UN51
3NGOs and the UN System in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies: Conflict or Cooperation?67
4The Bureaucracy and the Free Spirits: Stagnation and Innovation in the Relationship Between the UN and NGOs83
5Greening and UN: Environmental Organisations and the UN System103
6IGO-NGO Relations and HIV/AIDS: Innovation or Stalemate?121
7Engendering World Conferences: The International Women's Movement and the UN139
8Scaling Up the Grassroots and Scaling Down the Summit: The Relations Between Third World NGOs and the UN159
9Coordinate? Cooperate? Harmonise? NGO Policy and Operational Coalitions177
10Partners in Development? The State, NGOs, and the UN in Central America189
11NGO Participation in the International Policy Process209
List of Acronyms223
Annotated Bibliography227
About the Authors241
About the Book249
Books in the Series250

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