150 representatives from the private sector, civil society, the public sector, and academia participated in a forum aiming to increase natural capital accounting in decision-making.
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A forum was held in San José to discuss increasing natural capital accounting in decision-making and in the development of sustainable policies for forests, water and energy.
Experts describe the Corporate Natural Capital Account process developed by Forest Enterprise Englandto inform decision-making and demonstrate the social and environmental returns on public investment.
A new natural capital biodiversity metric will act as an "internal change management tool" that allows companies to define and translate what environmental footprints look like in a business context.
Its cost advantages over grey infrastructure are huge. It develops resilient communities by conserving water, soil and habitat.
The depletion of natural resources in Least Developed Countries reduces the net savings and jeopardizes growth.
Tata group appreciates the inherent benefits that exist in measuring, assessing and valuing natural and social capital for managing business risks and opportunities.
The concept of natural capital, and the need to keep track of it through natural capital accounts, are building momentum in the UK.
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