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The success of the Beijing-based ENGO "Friends of Nature," for instance, is closely associated with its founder Congjie Liang and his personal connections with Beijing's local government and academic communities (Zhang & Barr, 2013).
The book showcases the influence of Pollution Probe on an astonishing number of significant events in Canadian history, however, while the book does an excellent job of situating the influence of the ENGO, some episodes, such as the Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry are passed over with too much haste.
Sorry, but just as big a blind spot exists when that very ENGO simply forgot about climate change, even though GHGs are co-pollutants with all the other air-borne toxins, transported over very long distances, wreaking enormous damage.
As Page (2010) has documented, one such example occurred on the central coast of British Columbia where ENGOs were able to bring about the protection of a large (vast) area of old-growth forest that they christened "The Great Spirit Bear Rainforest.
It would seem that the voice of the mining industry sounds much louder in the ears of Environment Canada and the government than do the voices of ENGOs and the range of civil society actors that make up a key part of the corpus upon which a successful new governance model is based.
211) International ENGOs organized the first international efforts to stop whale hunting, (212) and caused the abrupt end to the 2011 Japanese whaling season.
12) Larger ENGOs like Greenpeace and the Wilderness Society intermittently join forces with local groups, usually on occasions where there is a high profile issue like threats to a species or a habitat, or a particularly striking community case against a development.
The plan was not endorsed by all members of the group, particularly some regional snowmobile club members who did not agree to any restrictions on snowmobiling and some ENGO members who did not feel that the plan went far enough to limit snowmobiling.
The much less expected, increasingly close connections between ENGOs and CFCLI, has been made evident by the sharing of public platforms in criticizing BC's forest policies, the adoption by the CFCLI of specific ENGO criticisms, and support by the ENGOs for the CFCLI's claim that the BC forest industry is subsidized.
These communities have sought outside support from ENGOs.
Partnership positions Varentec to deliver ENGO devices in high volumes and with world-class quality to help utilities increase their range of energy control and reduce technical losses
FPAC member companies and their ENGO counterparts have turned the old paradigm on its head.