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Forum on Natural Capital Accounting for Better Policy Decisions: Taking Stock and Moving Forward

Forum on Natural Capital Accounting for Better Policy Decisions: Taking Stock and Moving Forward

Based on the successful lesson sharing at the first NCA forum, “Natural Capital Accounting for Better Policy,” organized by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the WAVES Global Partnership in The Hague on November 22– 23, 2016, this publication presents a rich and diverse set of case studies from 12 countries that take stock of NCA, how it engages decision makers, and how it improves policy.
Publication (268p) , 2017 , application/pdf (1.88 MB) , Author(s): Edited by Michael Va , Type: Policy
A Quantitative Assessment of Strategies to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals - An Application to Guatemala

A Quantitative Assessment of Strategies to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals - An Application to Guatemala

This paper applies the Integrated Economic-Environmental Modelling platform for Guatemala to evaluate the economic, environmental and wealth impacts of strategies for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
Technical Report (30p) , 2017 , Author(s): Onil Banerjee, Marti , Type: Technical
Water Accounts for Samoa, 2014-2015

Water Accounts for Samoa, 2014-2015

This report presents information on the physical supply and use of water in Samoa’seconomy.
Publication (18p) , 2017 , Author(s): Samoa Bureau of Stat , Type: Technical
Ecosystem accounts define explicit and spatial trade-offs for managing natural resources

Ecosystem accounts define explicit and spatial trade-offs for managing natural resources

This paper advances the application of ecosystem accounts in a regional case study by explicitly and spatially linking impacts of human and natural activities on ecosystem assets and services to their associated industries.
Technical Report (10p) , 2017 , Author(s): Heather Keith, Micha , Type: Technical
Landscapes in transition: An account of 25 years of land cover change in Europe

Landscapes in transition: An account of 25 years of land cover change in Europe

New data on land cover change in Europe up to 2012 show that total land cover change increased from the 2000‑2006 period to the 2006‑2012 period.
Publication (88p) , 2017 , Author(s): Andrus Meiner and Ba , Type: Technical
System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA)

System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA)

The System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) is a framework that integrates economic and environmental data to provide a more comprehensive and multipurpose view of the interrelationships between the economy and the environment and the stocks and changes in stocks of environmental assets, as they bring benefits to humanity.
Article , 2017 , Author(s): United Nations , Type: General

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