The World Forum offers a unique opportunity to hear the latest developments, learn from real-life case studies and connect with leading players to help shape the emerging dialogue.
The 8th World Ecosystem Services Partnership conference will be held in South Africa from November 9-13, 2015.
The central theme is "Ecosystem Services for Nature, People and Prosperity". The conference will pay special attention to the public and private sector dialogue on how the ecosystem services concept can be used to support conservation, improve livelihoods and engage the business community. ESP8 will provide an excellent platform to engage with experts who can generate solutions to these challenges and start making a difference in practice.
WAVES Fifth Annual Partnership Meeting, June 1-2, 2015
Advancing Natural Capital Accounting in Government, Business and Finance: Theory, Practice and Enabling Conditions
This two day event hosted by the World Bank Group (WBG) brings together international initiatives, public sector, knowledge centers, multilateral bodies, leading companies, financial institutions, and academics to discuss practical actions needed to create an enabling environment for the uptake of natural capital accounting by governments, business, and finance.