SDEP Editorials and Briefs

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  • Ribot, J. 2017. "Choose Democracy: Guidance for Democratizing through Natural Resource Management Interventions," a Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) policy brief of the Swedish International Center for Local Democracy (ICLD) with CODESRIA, IUCN and University of Illinois [Also available in French 2018 as "Choisir la démocratie : la gestion des ressources naturelles pour les décideurs, bailleurs de fonds, et agents de terrain"].
  • Ribot, J. 2015. "Leveraging Local Democracy through Forestry." A Natural Resource Management Implementation Policy Brief and Handbook. Responsive Forest Governance Initiative, CODESRIA, IUCN and University of Illinois.
  • Murombedzi, J., and J. Ribot. 2012. "Occupy Nature: Representation as the Basis of Emancipatory Environmentalism." Vivre Autrement: La magazine des autres mondes possibles. ENDA 23 June 2012.
  • Agrawal, A., M. C. Lemos, B. Orlove, and J. Ribot. 2012. “Cool Heads for a Hot World: Social Sciences under a Changing Sky.” Pre-copy Edit Version. Global Environmental Change 22(2).
  • Marino, E., and J. Ribot. 2012. “Adding Insult to Injury: Climate Change and the Inequities of Climate Intervention.” Pre-copy Edit Version. Global Environmental Change 22(2).
  • Agrawal, A., and A. Chhatre. 2011. “Against Mono-Consequentialism: Multiple Outcomes and Their Drivers in Social-Ecological Systems.” Global Environmental Change 21(1).
  • Ribot, J. 2011. “Vulnerability before Adaptation: Toward Transformative Climate Action.” Global Environmental Change 21(4).
  • Ribot, J. 2011. “Seeing REDD for Local Democracy: A Call for Democracy Standards.” Common Voices 3:14-16.
  • Ribot, J. 2010. “God, Culture and Adaptation: Social Cause and Responsibility for Un-natural Disasters.” Unpublished Editorial.
  • Ribot, J. 2009. ‘Analysis of Senegal’s Draft Forestry Code: With Special Attention to its Support for Decentralization Laws’. Report to International Resources Group (IRG), Washington, DC, For USAID, Senegal, October 2009.
  • Ribot, J. 2008. Building Local Democracy through Natural Resources Interventions: An Environmentalist’s Responsibility. A Policy Brief. Washington: World Resources Institute