Skip main navigation

They are not NIMBY!

Dr Karen Parkhill explains why the term 'NIMBY' isn't helpful.

In this video, Dr Karen Parkhill discusses why the tern ‘NIMBY’ is problematic and why we shouldn’t dismiss local objections as ‘just nimbyism’.

What do you think? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

This article is from the free online

Tackling Environmental Challenges for a Sustainable Future

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Reach your personal and professional goals

Unlock access to hundreds of expert online courses and degrees from top universities and educators to gain accredited qualifications and professional CV-building certificates.

Join over 18 million learners to launch, switch or build upon your career, all at your own pace, across a wide range of topic areas.

Start Learning now