This presentation on the linkages between natural capital accounting and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was given on 14 June 2018 by Edwin Itshekeng (Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Macroeconomic Policy Section) on the occasion of a meeting of the National Steering Committee for SDGs in Botswana.
This is the first comprehensive report on Botswana’s energy accounts project. The report presents the methodology, data compilation process, results and policy messages of energy accounts for Botswana. The prime focus of the report is on the Physical Energy Flow Accounts. The accounts cover two energy products, namely coal and electricity in physical energy units during the reference period 2010/11 to 2014/15.
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) is a World Bank-led global partnership that aims to promote sustainable development by ensuring that natural resources are mainstreamed in development planning and national economic accounts.