Highlights

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.

Article
Demand Grows in Africa for Water Accounting
The Center for Applied Research spoke to WAVES about supporting the Botswana Department of Water Affairs, and progress being made on NCA in Africa.
Article
Rwanda presented the first results of its Natural Capital Accounting process during a national workshop in Kigali.
Article
Countries in Latin American and the Caribbean make progress implementing Natural Capital Accounting
More countries in the LAC region are using NCA as a tool to inform their public policy decisions.

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.

Publication
From Statistics To Policy: The development and application of environmental statistics and environmental accounts in the Netherlands
Examines the development of environmental statistics and accounts in the Netherlands, and their use in policy.
Publication
WAVES Annual Report 2016
WAVES has made an impact in the first set of countries, which have established accounts and committed resources to NCA.
Technical Report
Managing Coasts with Natural Solutions
Guidelines for measuring and valuing the coastal protection services of mangroves and coral reefs.