Seven-Country Study Producing Results on Valuation of Three Ecosystem Services
The ESAforD program, led by the Swedish EPA and collaborating with WAVES, is looking at natural water purification, pollination, and urban green open spaces.
Economic value of tropical forest to coffee production
Forests and Crops Make Friendly Neighbors in Costa Rica
While Latin America keeps expanding its agricultural frontier by converting large areas of forest, Costa Rica has taken a different path and is now a role model for a peaceful coexistence between food production and sustainable forestry.
Preliminary Results from Costa Rica's Natural Capital Accounts
Natural Capital in Costa Rica: An important piece of the development puzzle
This video describes how WAVES is working with Costa Rica to construct natural capital accounts to get a more accurate representation of the country’s natural resources and how they interact with the economy. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cuentas Ambientales de Costa Rica: Cuenta de Energía 2011-2013
Cuentas Ambientales de Costa Rica: Cuenta de Bosque 2011-2013
Cuentas Ambientales de Costa Rica: Cuenta de Agua 2012
Engaging the Finance Ministry Seen as Key Ingredient to Implementing NCA
Nearly 100 experts working on NCA gathered in Costa Rica for the WAVES' sixth annual partnership meeting to discuss how to embed NCA in policy-making.