Multi-Level Governance / Networking

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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability DateApril 2011 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractIn Pangkalpinang a private sector took responsibility in response to pressure from local groups and own initiative. The Bangka Goes Green (BGG) movement was formed in 2007 to transform spoilt land, land formerly used for tin-mining exploitation with ecological... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 12:02pm
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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability DateApril 2011 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractBeing Indonesia's second largest city, Surabaya faces many urbanization challenges typical to large and growing cities around the world, such as land-use conversion, pollution management, and deforestation. Ongoing development activities in Surabaya have led to... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:59am
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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability DateApril 2011 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractDue to the strategic location of Bogor, it is one of the fastest growing urban municipalities in Indonesia. Large parts of land are quickly converted to residential, industrial and public areas. But the speed of this growth challenges the city’s ability to... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:56am
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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability DateApril 2011 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractIn 2008, Chiang Rai municipality established the Urban Biodiversity towards Sustainable City and Climate Change Resilience project (UBD-SCCCR). The main goal was to develop the city in a sustainable way by conserving its natural areas while using them as a... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:53am
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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability DateMarch 2011 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractSriracha Municipality in Thailand plays a vital role as a leader in integrated coastal management. Sriracha has linked conservation and urbanization to achieve sustainable development goals through the mobilization of local agencies. The coastal biodiversity of... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:47am
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Author(s)Fujitsu DateFebruary 2009 SourceFujitsu AbstractIn 1998, with the Year 2000 approaching, the New Zealand Department of Conservation realised that much of its IT infrastructure would fail the millennium test and need upgrading. To complicate matters, the way in which the Department's infrastructure grew over the previous ten years had led to a non-standard environment that... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:35am
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Author(s)Crystal Eastman (New York University School of Law), Annual Survey of American Law 2009 Symposium Panel Date2009 SourceNew York University School of Law Annual Survey of American Law  Abstract"PANEL 1: INSTITUTIONAL COMPETENCY BETWEEN THE COURTS AND AGENCIES: Courts and bureaucratic agencies are institutions with often overlapping jurisdiction. They both, for instance... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 11:26am
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Author(s)The NYU Wagner Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management and the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council Date2007 SourceThe NYU Wagner Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management Abstract"On November 13, over 300 individuals from both the public and private sector attended "Thinking Bigger: New York and Transportation in the Northeast... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 10:54am
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AuthorColin Cram Date2007 SourceNorth West Improvement and Efficency Partnership AbstractColin Cram, Director of the North West Centre of Excellence (cuurently the North West Improvement and Efficency Partnership, UK), addressing conference delegates at the Shared Services Conference, 2007, argues that the process of planning and delivering a shared service can be as rewarding as... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 10:32am
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Author(s)Trevor Brown DateSep 16 2009 SourceThe Ohio State University  Abstract"Dr. Trevor Brown is an associate professor at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs. He speaks about reforming government contracting."Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link:  Associate Professor Trevor Brown
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:33am
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Author(s)IBM Center for The Business of Government DateSep 23 2009 SourceIBM Center for The Business of Government Abstract"With the passage of the Stimulus Bill, having an effective federal contracting function will be critical to the success of the Bill. While many observers see the current federal contracting system as broken, the seminar participants identified a series of... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:30am
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Author(s)Bruce Katz Date2009 SourceMetropolitan Policy Program - Brookings Institution Abstract"Bruce Katz is vice president and director of the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings in Washington, D.C. Katz says recognizing and fostering the strength of America's cities is key to the nation's prosperity. He argued that to compete in the new global economy, the U.S.... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:27am
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Author(s)Suzanne C. Feeney DateOctober 1998 SourceProgram on NonProfit Organizations at Yale University AbstractNonprofit organizations often struggle with the never-ending discussion of board roles and responsibilities. Who does what, when and who should? In the case of St. aloysius Care center, the problem of role responsibility was exacerbated by an organizational structure... read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 4:24pm
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Author(s)Victor M. Forlani and Melissa M. Stone DateAugust 1996 SourceProgram on NonProfit Organizations at Yale University AbstractBoston Against Drugs was a partnership among the city,business corporations and neighborhood groups united in opposition to drug and alcohol abuse. In this case, the reader is asked to anlalyze BAD as a collaboration, paying particular attention to... read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 3:57pm

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