Introduction Effective environmental policy-making requires citizen participation. Governments are confronted with numerous difficulties in their efforts to effectively handle environmental issues, and this makes citizen involvement critical. Not only is environmental governance a matter of dealing with the conflicting or competing interests of stakeholders, governments are challenged in their efforts to protect the environment by financial Citizen Involvement in Environmental Governance and technical resource shortages, information gaps, and moniAbraham Lincoln called for a democratic polity "of the peotoring and enforcement problems. Citizen groups can facilitate ple, for the people, by the people." Indeed, the essence of demenvironmental management tasks. Environmental issues, moreocratic politics is societal participation. The idea of "citizen over, are associated with high levels of scientific uncertainty that participation" in policy making rapidly disseminated in Europe may require the making of value judgements. Public involveand America in the 1960s with the proliferation of liberal demment in value-laden decision-making is critical. It is also the case ocratic thought. It is a more recent development in Korea. that there has been a shift in focus in pollution mitigation efforts "Citizen participation" is an ambiguous term. This study from an almost sole focus on the prodefines citizen's involvement as
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Published: Mar 12, 2002
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