Research and analysis

Understanding special interest groups

This report seeks to understand the characteristics and roles of special interest groups and their relationships with the wider community.


Understanding Special Interest Groups

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This report describes research carried out over two years (2002 – 2004) on relationships between the Environment Agency and special interest groups, a term used here to describe non-governmental non-profit-making groups with a special interest in areas or issues in which the Environment Agency is involved. The report is aimed primarily at staff who work with special interest groups at the local or national level.

Published 1 October 2008