Institute for Governance and Policy Studies


Policy Quarterly Volume 12 Number 1 February 2016 - Protecting Nature: Governing human-nature relationships for the future

Editor: Jonathan Boston. Guest editor for special edition: Valentina Dinica.



Download PDF of Different Meanings of Nature

Different Meanings of 'Nature' for New Zealand's Conservation Institutions

Jeffrey McNeill
Download PDF of Unnatural Divides

Unnatural Divides: species protection in a fragmented legal landscape

Pip Wallace
Download PDF of Improving Management of Invasive Species

Improving Management of Invasive Species: New Zealand's approach to pre- and post-border pests

Evan Brenton-Rule, Susy Frankel and Phil Lester


Download PDF of Enhancing Tax System

Enhancing the Tax System to Halt the Decline of Nature in New Zealand

Theo Stephens, Suzie Greenhalgh, Marie A. Brown and Adam Daigneault


Download PDF of Biodiversity Offsets article

Biodiversity Offsets in New Zealand: addressing the risks and maximising the benefits

Marie A. Brown and Jemma Penelope


Download PDF of Looking Back article

Looking Back - Looking Forward? Institutional aspects of New Zealand approaches to nature conservation

Hugh Logan


Download PDF of Protected Areas article

Protected Areas: how will they contribute to third millennium challenges?

Valentina Dinica


Download PDF of Reinvigorating the Vision article

Reinvigorating the Vision: conservation boards' role in 21st-century nature conservation

Christine Cheyne


Download PDF of SI High Country Land Reform article

South Island High Country Land Reform 1992-2015

Ann Brower


Download PDF of Paris Climate Change article

The Paris Climate Change Agreement: text and contexts

Adrian Macey
Preview article for PQ Vol 12 No 2: Making Social Services Work for Everyone: A summary of the recent Productivity Commission report
Dave Heatley
Preview article for PQ Vol 12 No 2: Substantiation Decision-making and Risk Protection in Child-protection Systems
Emily Keddell

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