Environment | VOL. 16, ISSUE 96, May-June 2016
Authors are Professor, Environmental Geography, Department of Geography, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, Surrey, UK and Lecturer in Environmental Systems, Department of Engineering and Innovation, The Open University, Walton Hall, UK respectively. J.Mistry@rhul.ac.uk.
Environmental governance is often led by governmental top down, expert-led solutions for local problems. Community owned solutions that can help communities plan governance and management of land and resource systems may be an effective alternative.