Publications

Chan, S., P. Pattberg, A. Mert (to be published in June 2016)  Between Global and Local Governance: The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund in China. Chapter 4 in: A. Esquerra, N. Helmerich and T. Risse (eds.), Contested Sustainability Governacne. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.

Chan, S., S. Bauer, C. Brandi (2016) Aligning Transnational Action with International Climate Governance: The Road from Paris. Review of European Comparative International Environmental Law (RECIEL). 25 (2): 238-247 Available here.

Chan, S. (2016) Seminar (Special Issue: The road from Paris, a symposium on the new architecture of climate governance), 683: 37-41. Available here.

Serdeczny, O., E. Waters, S. Chan (2016) Non-economic loss and damage: addressing the forgotten side of climate change impacts, DIE Briefing Paper 3/2016. Available here.

Serdeczny, O., E. Waters, S. Chan (2016) Non economic loss and damage in the context of climate change: understanding the challenges. DIE Discussion Paper 3/2016. Available here.

Chan, S., R. Falkner, H. Van Asselt, M. Goldberg (2015) Strengthening non-state climate action: a progress assessment of commitments launched at the 2014 UN Climate Summit. Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy Working Paper No. 242/GRI Working Paper No. 216. Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment (GRI), German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE). Available here.

Chan, S., H. van Asselt, T. Hale, K.W. Abbott, M. Beisheim, M. Hoffmann, B. Guy, N. Höhne, A. Hsu, P. Pattberg, P. Pauw, C. Ramstein, and O. Widerberg (2015) Reinvigorating international climate policy: A comprehensive framework for effective nonstate action. Global Policy 6 (4): 466-473. Available here.

Brandi, C., S. Bauer, S. Chan, O. Mathis (2015) Goal 13: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. in: Loewe, M. / N. Rippin (eds.), Translating an ambitious vision into global transformation: the 2030 agenda for sustainable development, Bonn: German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), (Discussion Paper 7/2015), 81-84. Available here.

Chan. S. (2015) Mega-conferences. In P.H. Pattberg, F. Zelli (eds.) (2015) Encyclopedia of global environmental governance and politics, Cheltenham UK: Elgar 2750280.

Chan, S., M. Stepan (2015) China as a mirror and testing ground for governance beyond the West. In: Mohan, Brij (ed.), Global frontiers of social development in theory and practice – climate, enonomy and justic, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 167-188.

Chan, S., P. Pauw, H. Van Asselt, T. Hale, T. Edwards (2014) NAZCA portal: capturing and catalysing climate action at all levels. Outreach: a multi-stakeholder magazine on climate change and sustainable development, 12/12/2014, 7. Available here.

Chan, S., P. Pauw (2014) Proposal for a global global framework for climate action to engage non-state and subnational stakeholders in the future climate regime. DIE Briefing Paper 15/2014. Available here.

Chan, S., P. Pauw (2014) A global framework for climate action: orchestrating non-state and subnational initiatives for more effective global climate governance. DIE Discussion Paper 34/2014. Available here.

Chan, S. (2014) Partnerships for Sustainability Development: Emergence, Adaptation and Impact on Global and Domestic Governance. PhD thesis. VU University, Amsterdam. Available here.

Chan, S. (2012) Voluntary Corporate Environmental Behaviour. Comparative Policy and Practice Study 4. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. Beijing, China.

Chan, S. (2012) Partnerships for Sustainable Development beyond the OECD world: comparing Indian and China. Chapter 6 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham. Edward Elgar.

Chan, S., Müller, C. (2012) Explaining the Geographic, Thematic and Organizational Differentiation of Partnerships for Sustainable Development. Chapter 3 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Mert, A. , Chan, S. (2012) The Politics of Partnerships for Sustainable Development. Chapter 2 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for sustainable development: Emergence, influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Elgar.

Biermann, F., Chan, S., Mert, A., Pattberg P. (2012) The Overall Effects of Partnerships for Sustainable Development: More Smoke Than Fire? Chapter 4 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert  (2012) Introduction: Partnerships for Sustainable Development. Chapter 11 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (2012) Conclusions: Partnerships for Sustainable Development. Chapter 1 in: Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Pattberg, P., F. Bierman, S. Chan, A. Mert (ed.) (2012) Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Emergence, Influence and Legitimacy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Compagnon, D, S. Chan, A. Mert (2011) The Changing Role of the State in Global Environmental Governance. Chapter 11 in: Biermann, F., Pattberg, P. Global Governance Reconsidered. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Bäckstrand, K, Campe S., Chan, S., Mert, A., Schäferhoff, M. (2011) Transnational Public-Private Partnerships. Chapter 6 in: Biermann, F., Pattberg, P. Global Governance Reconsidered. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Chan, S. (2011) China’s Sustainable Development and the 12th Five Year Plan. CEVA Magazine, 2011 (2) 30-37. In Dutch.

Chan, S. (2010) Ethical Narratives and Climate Change in a Transnational Context. Radix 36 (4) 264-275. In Dutch. Available here.

Chan, S. (2009) Partnerships for Sustainable Developmen in China: Adaptation of a Global Governance Instrument.  European Journal of East Asian Studies 8 (1) 121-134. Available here.

Pattberg, P., Szulecki, K., Chan, S., Mert, A. (2008) Assessing the Role and Relevance of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) in Global Sustainability Governance. Chapter VII in: Partnerships for Sustainability: Examining the Evidence. Washington: NAS. Available here.

Chan, S., F. Biermann, A. Mert, P. Pattberg (2008) Partnerships for Sustainable Development. In: Van den Burg, S., Spaargaren G., Van Lith, D. (2008) Een Andere Rol Voor de Overheid? The Hague: VROM. In Dutch.

Chan, S., Pattberg, P. (2008) Private Rule-Making and the Politics of Accountability: Analyzing Global Forest Governance.Global Environmental Politics 8 (3) 103-121. Available here.

Biermann, F., Chan, M-s., Mert, A., Pattberg P. (2007) Multi-stakeholder Partnerships for Sustainable Development: Does the Promise Hold? Chapter 11 in: Glasbergen, P., F. Biermann, and A. Mol (eds.) (2007), Partnerships, Governance and Sustainable Development: Reflections on Theory and Practice, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

Bauer, S., C. Brandi, and S. Chan (2015) Die To-do-Liste von Paris. Zeit Online 14 Dezember 2015.

Pauw, Pieter / Sander Chan (2015) Regering, de rechter is niet uw debatpartner. (Dear government, the court is not your debating partner) Article in Dutch. NRC Handelsblad 01 July 2015

Pauw, Pieter / Sander Chan (2014) Polderen met bedrijven, milieu wordt daar heus niet beter van. (A corporate consensus does not guarantee a better environment) Article in Dutch. NRC Handelsblad 16 December 2014

Selectief sentiment voor dieren. (Selective sentimentality for animals) Article in Dutch. Nederlands Dagblad dd. 24 August 2013.

Tuurberg, K. (Pseudonym) (2011) China is niet onbeschaafd. (China is Not Uncivilized.) Nederlands Dagblad 12 October 2011. In Dutch.

Chan, S. (2010) ChristenUnie moet uit de kast komen. (Christian Union must come out.) Trouw dd. 13 January 2010.

Chan, S. (2008) Westen kan China beter goed voorbeeld geven. (Coal Power in China: West Should Set Example). Nederlands Dagblad dd. 28 juli 2008.

Chan, S. (2008) Westen Kan China Beter Goed Voorbeel Geven. (Coal Power in China, West Should Set Example.) Nederlands Dagblad 28 July 2008. In Dutch.

Chan, S (2008) Constructieve dialoog nodig tussen ChristenUnie en gelovige homo’s. (Constructive Dialogue Between ChristenUnie Party and Gay Christians Necessary). Nederlands Dagblad dd. 17 October 2008.

Chan, S. (2007) Zorgen voor klimaat is naastenliefde. (Climate Care, a question of neighborly love) Article in Dutch. Nederlands Dagblad dd. 28 August 2007.

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