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Definition(s)

Good governance has eight major characteristics. It is participatory, consensus oriented, accountable, transparent, responsive, effective and efficient, equitable and inclusive and follows the rule of law. It assures that corruption is minimized, the views of minorities are taken into account and that the voices of the most vulnerable in society are heard in decision-making. It is also responsive to the present and future needs of society. (Source: UNESCAP/What is good governance?)

The process of decision-making and the process by which decisions are implemented/ not implemented (in an environmental context). Governance can be used in several contexts such as corporate governance, international governance, national governance and local governance. (Source: draft based on UNESCAP, What is good governance?)

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English
governance
French
gouvernance environnementale
روسية
Государственная жизнь
Spanish
gobernanza medioambiental

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with حوكمة

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Stockholm Convention
World Heritage Convention
Ramsar Convention
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
Barcelona Convention
Governing Council
United Nations Environment Assembly

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الإدارة البيئية
حوكمة, تعاون دولي, النظام الإيكولوجي البحري