In Argentina, Brazil and
Mexico, sub-federal jurisdictions – provinces in the case
of Argentina, states in Brazil and Mexico – play a crucial,
and sometimes leading, role in environmental policymaking. For this
reason, Temas Actuales
offers these snapshots of the environmental regulatory regime of
key provinces/states that can serve as a comprehensive but concise
guide of the key policies, instruments, institutions and procedures
for anyone seeking to operate in each market.
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believes that environmental regimes cannot be considered in isolation
from the context of the local realities on the ground, so each profile
opens with a brief discussion of the political, governance and economic
realities shaping environmental policy in the profiled state or
Profiles also include a handy directory of relevant institutions and
their contact information.