Chapter 15 Capacity building for the environment: Forest policy and management in Southeastern Europe

@inproceedings{Weiland2010Chapter1C,
  title={Chapter 15 Capacity building for the environment: Forest policy and management in Southeastern Europe},
  author={Sabine Weiland},
  year={2010}
}
This chapter analyzes the building of environmental governance in two post-socialist countries of Southeastern Europe, Albania, and Croatia, with a focus on forest policy reforms. After the end of the socialist era, the countries have rapidly adopted new policies and legislation directed at sustainable forest management. The main driver of policy reform is the European and international influence. Yet the developments in the countries cannot be adequately described as a mere adoption of Western… CONTINUE READING