Citizens’ Voices in Environmental Policy. The contribution of Integrated Assessment Focus Groups to Accountable Decision Making.
Martin Welp, Bernd Kasemir, and Carlo C. Jaeger, in: Frans HJM Cohen (ed), Public Participation and Better Environmental Decisions, Springer, 2008.
This chapter discusses how moderated discussion techniques derived from marketing focus groups can support stakeholder involvement in environmental decision making.
Public Participation in Sustainability Science. A Handbook.
Bernd Kasemir, Jill Jäger, Carlo C. Jaeger and Matthew T. Gardner (eds), 281 pages, Cambridge University Press, 2003.
This book discusses methods for facilitating the participation of stakeholders - ranging from citizens to water managers and venture capitalists - in debates on sustainability issues.
Order at www.cambridge.org
Sustainability Information and Pension Fund Investment
Bernd Kasemir and Andrea Süess, 45 pages, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, 2002.
This Discussion Paper studies current practices of integrating sustainability aspects into pension fund management, and suggests how these might be further developed.
Download at www.ksg.harvard.edu/gea/
Partnerships for sustainable mobility: The Pilot Region of Basel
Stephan F. Lienin, Bernd Kasemir, Roland Stulz, and Alexander Wokaun, Journal Environment, Volume 47, Number 3, Pages 22-25, 2005.
The pilot region of Basel. An overview of the activities in the public-private partnership of Novatlantis, local authorities and industry.
Bridging science with applications for sustainability: private-public partnerships in the novatlantis pilot-region of Basel.
Stephan F. Lienin, Bernd Kasemir, and Roland Stulz, Novatlantis Report 2004.
Discussion of experiences on public-private partnerships for sustainability from the novatlantis pilot-region of Basel in the light of concepts developed by the international Initiative on Science and Technology for Sustainability (ISTS).
Transportation - Low energy Mobility, Impossible for Democracies?
Stephan F. Lienin, Fritz Gassmann and Alexander Wokaun in "Steps Towards a Sustainable Development: A White Book for R&D of Energy-efficient Technologies", E. Jochem (ed), Novatlantis report, 2004.
A discussion of R&D priorities for corporate and governmental programs to combine new and efficient technologies with consumer preferences to achieve sustainable mobility.
Download at www.novatlantis.ch