There is an ever-increasing amount of news and initiatives on natural capital accounting around the world. Here is a collection of the latest feature stories, publications and multimedia in our field.

WAVES Program Manager Stig Johansson blogs on key global trends in NCA and highlights resources on the Knowledge Center.
Results call for an urgent need to strengthen policies and enforce environmental regulations to protect and manage natural resources.
WAVES Environmental Specialist, Ken Bagstad, provides a closer look at a U.S. directive to consider nature’s value in Federal planning, investment, and regulation.

Partner Countries

WAVES is a global partnership with collaboration among different actors at global, national and subnational levels. The major categories of engagement in the WAVES Global Partnership are: core implementing countries (highlighted on map), contributing donor partners,  and participating partners.

Country mapPhilippinesRwandaMadagascarIndonesiaGuatemalaCosta RicaColombiaBotswana

In Depth

The latest reports and studies highlighting natural capital accounting.

Policy Brief
Policy Briefing: Water resources and mining in Botswana
Botswana's scarce water resources and high demand require a greater focus on water efficiency.
WAVES Annual Report 2015
In 2015, WAVES focused on consolidating work in the eight core implementing countries.
Natural Capital Stories
Natural Capital Accounting in Action: Guatemala
Guatemala's forest accounts explicitly make the link between forest resources and the economy.