Appraising the integration of sustainable development into sectoral policies: The case of Turkish Science & Technology policies
AbstractThis paper presents the results of a study investigating how sustainable development can be integrated in Turkish science and technology policies. It contributes to the elaboration of the national sustainable development strategy and to the implementation of the EU acquis. The project’s originality for Turkey lies in its methodology (a participatory approach), and in its topic since sustainable development integration has never been dealt with in Turkey. Suggestions to improve this integration include strengthening the links between S&T institutions by entrusting the State Planning Organisation with the sustainable development integration mission, and raising awareness about its win-win advantages.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by STPS - Science and Technology Policy Studies Center, Middle East Technical University in its series STPS Working Papers with number 0901.
Length: 22 pages
Date of creation: May 2009
Date of revision: May 2009
Science and technology policy; Sustainable development integration; Participatory public policy; Environment; Turkey;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-10-10 (All new papers)
- NEP-ARA-2009-10-10 (MENA - Middle East & North Africa)
- NEP-CWA-2009-10-10 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-ENV-2009-10-10 (Environmental Economics)
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- Smith, Adrian & Stirling, Andy & Berkhout, Frans, 2005. "The governance of sustainable socio-technical transitions," Research Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 34(10), pages 1491-1510, December.
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