Interview in Unesco Courier (2017)

Publications
Louis was interviewed in the latest edition of the UNESCO Courier (April-June 2017) on the article authored with Ingeborg Niestroy and Jan Gustav Strandenaes on new SDG partnerships: “There is a need to progress from PPP to [...]

Metagovernance in Central Asia (2017)

Governance & Metagovernance
Louis co-authored an article in Development Policy Review: Steering the Poverty-Environment Nexus in Central Asia: A Metagovernance Analysis of the Poverty Environment Initiative (PEI). It presents a set of recommendations to improve governance coordination, while achieving [...]
Publications

From PPP to ABC Partnerships for the SDGs (2016)

Short article by Louis Meuleman, Jan-Gustav Strandenaes and Ingeborg Niestroy, published online on 11 October 2016 by IISD, claiming that Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) should not be the blueprint model for the new SDG partnerships. We [...]
Governance & Metagovernance

Impact Assessment and Governance (2014)

Louis wrote a two-page info fiche on IA and governance, on request by the International Association for Impact Assessment. It introduces a threefold relation between IA and governance, addresses typical problems, things to know and [...]
Books & Chapters

(2014) Governance Frameworks

Book chapter – Meuleman, L. (2014), Governance Frameworks. In: Bill Freedman (ed.), Global Environmental Change,DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5784-4_59, # Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2014.
Implementation of the SDGs

Sustainable Development Goals Indicators (2014)

Ingeborg co-authored a study with important new contributions to the debate on Sustainable Development Goals, published by the Asia-Europe Forum: SDGs and Indicators for a Small Planet. Download the report here.
Governance & Metagovernance

Transgovernance: Oration Roel in ‘t Veld (2014)

Febr – Roeland in ‘t Veld presented his oration as UNESCO professor Governance of Sustainability at Tilburg University (NL) on 7 February 2014. Download pdf here (in Dutch): Transgovernance – Duurzame ontwikkeling in een kennisdemocratie [...]
Publications

Environment & economic crisis (2014)

Louis co-authored an article on the environment as part of the solution to the economic crisis in the Italian magazine EcoScienza: Le politiche ambientali come soluzione alla crisi. English version: Environmental policy as part of [...]
Publications

SDGs and subnational governments (2014)

Ingeborg authored “Sustainable Development Goals at the Subnational Level: Roles and good practices for subnational governments”, an IISD/SDPlanNet Policy Brief supporting the Post 2015 Agenda discussions at UN level.
Books & Chapters

(2013) Bhutan: Paradigms matter

Book chapter – Niestroy, I., García Schmidt, A., Esche, A. (2013 a): Bhutan: Paradigms matter. In: Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.): Winning Strategies for a Sustainable Future – The Reinhard Mohn Prize 2013. http://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xbcr/SID-4CF6FC24-6E941C6E/bst_engl/xcms_bst_dms_38892_39011_2.pdf
Books & Chapters

(2013) Transgovernance: Advancing Sustainability Governance 

Edited book – Louis Meuleman (Ed.) Heidelberg: Springer Verlag (319 pp). ‘Transgovernance: Advancing Sustainability Governance’, the second publication on transgovernance of the IASS institute in Potsdam, Germany, gives the sustainability governance debate a new context and provides [...]
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Cognitive dissonance & evidence based policy-making (2012)

Louis Meuleman (2012), paper presented at the 2012 Berlin Conference on Evidence for Sustainable Development, 5-6 October 2012 Evidence‐based policy making has become popular in political circles, as it promises an indisputable, ‘true’ knowledge base for policies. The [...]
Governance & Metagovernance

European Union, Governance and Sustainability (2012)

Bitzer, V., Cörvers, R., Glasbergen, P. and Niestroy, I. (eds.)(2012), Open University in the Netherlands, 427 pp. Textbook containing contributions of many leading scholars, introducing the state of thinking on governance and sustainability in the context [...]
Impact Assessment

Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Environment (2008)

  De Zeeuw, A., R.J. in ’t Veld, D. van Soest, L. Meuleman and P. Hoogewoning This report reviews the theoretical literature and the current debate on the valuation of environmental goods and services, on the discounting of future benefits [...]
Books & Chapters

(2005) Sustaining Sustainability

Authored book – Ingeborg Niestroy. Sustaining Sustainability: A benchmark study on national strategies towards sustainable development and the impact of councils in nine EU member states. This study provides an inside story on the state [...]
Books & Chapters

(2003) Environmental Governance in Europe

Edited book – Louis Meuleman, Ingeborg Niestroy and Christian Hey (Eds.). Background Study and Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference, Florence 2003. RMNO/ EEAC series, Background Study n.1,  the Hague, 2003 This book combines the proceedings of the 11th [...]
Books & Chapters

(2003) The Pegasus Principle

Authored book – Louis Meuleman, Utrecht: Lemma This book argues that in many countries the public sector is experiencing a crisis around its credibility. Based on his experiences in the public sector in the Netherlands, the [...]