Survey Items

The International Negotiations Survey poses a range of questions on important topics of environmental governance. Below you will find links to select survey items with descriptions of key results.


items-01Non-state actors in climate change governance
Explores what roles non-state actors are perceived to play in climate change governance.
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Solutions and policy instruments for climate change governance
Gauges views on the most effective modes of solutions to tackle climate change and policy instruments that could be included in a future climate agreement.
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items-06UNFCCC as an arena for climate change governance
Examines UNFCCC as an arena for climate change governance, including the function of side events.
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Leading actors in the negotiations
Explores who is considered a leading actor in the climate change negotiations and preferences for different factors for determining leading actor support.
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items-05Principles in climate change negotiations
Explores  degree of recognition for different principles for distributing commitments for climate change mitigation and adaptation and views on historical responsibility.
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items-03Governance of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs)
Surveys participants’ views on the most important objectives for Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) by developing country Parties.
link to selected results