Highlights

Around the world, activities and news about natural capital accounting is on the rise. Here we feature a collection of the latest stories, publications and multimedia content related to our sector.

Article
Natural capital and ecosystem services making WAVES in Oceania
WAVES was well represented at the Oceania Ecosystem Services Forum in Brisbane, with work by the Philippines held up as a leading example.
Article
Zambia joins WAVES+, identifies priority accounts during stakeholder consultation
Zambia is the first to join the core implementing countries under the second phase of WAVES.
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Rwanda presented the first results of its Natural Capital Accounting process during a national workshop in Kigali.

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.

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In Depth

The latest reports and studies highlighting natural capital accounting.

Publication
The Global Partnership for Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services: Valuing Natural Capital for Sustainable Development
Read the latest WAVES brochure for details on the program and our work on mainstreaming natural capital accounting.
Publication
The application of natural capital accounting in dutch energy and water policies
How environmental accounts have played and still play a role in Dutch policy on water and energy.
Technical Report
Managing Coasts with Natural Solutions
Guidelines for measuring and valuing the coastal protection services of mangroves and coral reefs.