Natural capital accounting can add value in Rwanda’s national development planning process, said Minister for Natural Resources, Dr Vincent Biruta.
The accounts will provide information on the social and environmental costs of mining and how mineral resources contribute to the economy.
NCA Advisor, Portia Segomelo, recently visited Kigali to facilitate Rwanda’s NCA process by sharing Botswana’s experience in developing water and mineral accounts.
This article and video highlights the Pan-African Business & Biodiversity Forum to promote increased sustainability within Africa’s development agenda through the mainstreaming of natural capital and business-civil society cooperation.
An interview with environmental economist Steve Polasky, commemorating 10 years of work on the Natural Capital Project.
A new Expert Working Group will support Rwanda's development strategy and international initiatives in natural capital accounting.