Last year, WAVES program stated that “African countries lead on natural capital accounting”. The recent flurry of activity on the continent appears to support this.
The Ministry of Finance and WAVES organized a training as part of ongoing efforts to implement NCA.
ONS recently published estimates of the total value of all the assets held in the UK, known as the ‘National Balance Sheet’.
The Changing Wealth of Nations analyzes the wealth of 141 countries, from 1995 to 2014.
Global wealth surged between 1995 and 2014, World Bank says. Wealth remains unequal, and some countries are falling behind.
El Banco Mundial analiza la riqueza de los países, tomando en cuenta no solo el PIB, sino también el capital humano y el natural.
The World Bank has released the third volume of its report on wealth accounting, called "The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018."
It could be argued that we are misusing the term “Capital” within Natural and Social Capital.
GDP and Wealth are complementary indicators that provide a fuller picture of economic well-being. A country’s comprehensive wealth includes all produced capital such as factories and roads; natural capital like forests and water; human capital, which leads to earnings; and net foreign assets. Only by having a clear understanding of our world’s wealth—including all forms of capital—can we plan for a more sustainable future. The World Bank is working with countries to go beyond GDP and build a more accurate picture of their wealth.