Statistics Canada: Environmental and Resource Accounts
Coastal Capital: Ecosystem Valuation for Decision Making in the Caribbean
Natural Capital at Risk
Moving Beyond GDP: How to Factor Natural Capital into Economic Decision Making
Tourism in Africa: Harnessing Tourism for Improved Growth and Livelihoods
WAVES Madagascar Country Report 2014
Roundup of Media Coverage of Events at Rio+20 on Natural Capital Accounting
In this event, co-organized by the World Bank, Government of UK, and Natural Capital Declaration, over 50 countries and 86 private sector organizations declared their support for factoring natural capital valuation into their decision-making. Here is a sampling of the media coverage for this event.
Factoring Nature Into National Wealth Accounting
The Phil-WAVES mission in the Philippines this February demonstrated the successful convergence of theory and practice of natural capital accounting. The two-week mission was comprised of training on the System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA 2012) central framework conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and scoping visits to the two ecosystem pilot sites, Laguna Lake Basin and Southern Palawan February 12 and February 17-20, 2014 respectively.
Top Scientists Urge Governments to Replace GDP as a Measure of Wealth
On February 20, top scientists urged governments to replace GDP as a measure of wealth, end damaging subsidies, and transform systems of governance to set humanity on a new path to a better future -- or risk climate, biodiversity and poverty crises that will spawn greater problems worldwide.