Publications

Publications

  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
  • Vellema, S.R. (Sietze)
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
This review aims to unravel how partnering processes relate to processes of inclusion in the context of food provisioning. In food provisioning, inclusion has two key dimensions: the inclusion of (low-income) consumers to increase levels of food security, and the inclusion of smallholder producers…
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Saturday, 3 August 2019
_Context_ This paper focuses on partnerships working on inclusive development and food security in agri‐food chains and agribusiness clusters that may feature institutional arrangements reinforcing inequality or inducing exclusion. _Research question_ The paper develops a theory‐driven…
Partnering capacities for inclusive development in food provisioning cover
  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
  • Hospes, O. (Otto)
Monday, 17 December 2018
Since the 1990s, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and businesses have gained prominence as architects of new forms of transnational governance creating Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS). The legitimacy and effectiveness of VSS are dependent on interactions with public authorities and…
Public and private governance in interaction: Changing interpretations of sovereignty in the field of Sustainable Palm Oil cover
  • Vink, M. (Martinus)
  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
Monday, 23 April 2018
Climate change impacts are most severe in developing countries with limited adaptive capacity. Accordingly, in Africa, climate change adaptation has become an issue of international funding and practice. As suggested in the Introduction to this special issue, administrative traditions could play a…
Foreign-funded adaptation to climate change in Africa cover
  • Dentoni, D. (Domenico)
  • Bitzer, V. (Verena)
  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Despite the burgeoning literature on the governance and impact of cross-sector partnerships in the past two decades, the debate on how and when these collaborative arrangements address globally relevant problems and contribute to systemic change remains open. Building upon the notion of wicked…
Harnessing Wicked Problems in Multi-stakeholder Partnerships cover
Monday, 9 April 2018
Systems change requires complex interventions. Cross-sector partnerships (CSPs) face the daunting task of addressing complex societal problems by aligning different backgrounds, values, ideas and resources. A major challenge for CSPs is how to link the type of partnership to the intervention needed…
Capturing Collaborative Challenges: Designing Complexity-Sensitive Theories of Change for Cross-Sector Partnerships cover
  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
  • Uda, S.K. (Saritha)
  • Hein, L. (Lars)
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
The Government of Indonesia has published a number of policies and regulations to better manage its vast amount of tropical peatland, yet the degradation and conversion of Indonesian peatlands still continues. This paper analyses the institutional fit between Indonesian regulations related to…
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Monday, 1 January 2018
The volume of data collected by multiple devices, such as mobile phones, sensors, satellites, is growing at an exponential rate. Accessing and aggregating different sources of data, including data outside the public domain, has the potential to provide insights for many societal challenges. This…
Data driven social partnerships: Exploring an emergent trend in search of research challenges and questions cover
  • Schouten, G. (Greetje)
  • Vink, M. (Martinus)
  • Vellema, S.R. (Sietze)
Monday, 27 November 2017
Securing access to affordable and nutritious food is an urgent topic on the agenda for development strategies in Africa. Intervention strategies targeting food security triggered a long lasting debate whether science and technology driven interventions could be the panacea for hunger eradication.…
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