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Multi-Stakeholder partnerships (SDG#17) as a means of achieving sustainable communities and cities (SDG#11).

MacDonald, Adriane and Clarke, Amelia and Huang, Lei and Roseland, Mark and Seitanidi, Maria May (2017) Multi-Stakeholder partnerships (SDG#17) as a means of achieving sustainable communities and cities (SDG#11). In: Filho, W. Leal, ed. Handbook of Sustainability Science and Research. Springer, Germany. ISBN 978-3-319-63006-9. E-ISBN 978-3-319-63007-6. (doi: (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:63542)

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As social and ecological problems escalate, involving stakeholder groups in helping solve these

recognizes the importance of partnerships and collaborative governance. However, organizing

for ensuring collaborative action. Understanding the relationship between implementation

the context of sustainable community plan implementation, the larger research project of which

achieve results. To date we have the data from a survey completed by 111 local governments

integrated environmental, social and economic topics are considered, including climate change,

plan implementation in local authorities around the world there is scant empirical data on the

costs and savings to the local governments that implement in partnership with their communities.

created and implemented in a diversity of communities around the world, are integrated in the

act as motivators of resource investment by the local government in community sustainability,

and result in savings for the local government.

Item Type: Book section
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Uncontrolled keywords: Sustainable community plans, Local Agenda 21, multi-stakeholder partnerships, implementation structure, outcomes
Subjects: H Social Sciences
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5351 Business
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH541 Ecology
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH75 Conservation (Biology)
Divisions: Divisions > Kent Business School - Division > Kent Business School (do not use)
Depositing User: May Seitanidi
Date Deposited: 23 Sep 2017 10:14 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:48 UTC
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