Globalization, civil society and governance: Challenges for the 21st century
Anil Agarwal, the Director of the Centre for Science and Environment in India, died on 2 January 2002. Anil had planned to contribute to this book – reflecting on the two years he spent at IIED, helping to develop its information and media service Earthscan, before returning to India to set up the Centre for Science and Environment in Delhi in 1981. He and his colleagues at the Centre set so many new standards. Their first State of India's Environment: A Citizens’ Report in 1982 inspired many other national reports – yet this and the subsequent editions (including the 1999 two-volume edition) still remain among the best of all national assessments. Their ...