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Value of Forests: Payments for Ecosystem Services in a Green Economy

Value of Forests: Payments for Ecosystem Services in a Green Economy

This publication is a joint effort of UNEP, UNECE and FAO, and discusses the concept of Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES), the various approaches, applications and resulting benefits for Europe.
Publication (92p) , 2014 , Author(s): Douglas Clark, Franz , Type: Technical
Inclusive Wealth Report 2014: Measuring Progress Toward Sustainability

Inclusive Wealth Report 2014: Measuring Progress Toward Sustainability

The primary objective of the 2014 Inclusive Wealth Report (IWR 2014) is to provide quantitative information and analysis on long-term trends in global inclusive wealth (IW), and in doing so paint a picture of how nations are performing in their efforts to sustainably improve the well-being of their citizens.
Publication (362p) , 2014 , Type: Technical
WAVES Annual Report 2013

WAVES Annual Report 2013

The Global Partnership on Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services has made good progress on mainstreaming Natural Capital Accounting in national accounts and development planning. The 2013 Annual Report summarizes the momentum in five WAVES partner countries (Botswana, Colombia, Costa Rica, Madagascar, and the Philippines), as well as the widespread global interest in NCA.
Publication (56p) , 2014 , Author(s): WAVES Partnership , Type: General
Building Natural Capital - How REDD+ Can Support a Green Economy

Building Natural Capital: How REDD+ Can Support a Green Economy

This latest report from the International Resource Panel, on the current status and future potential of REDD+, describes the many benefits of forests and other ecosystems as a way of demonstrating that forests have multiple values beyond carbon sequestration, and indeed are a foundation for sustainable societies.
Technical Report (112p) , 2014 , Author(s): United Nations Envir , Type: Technical
Users and Uses of Environmental Accounts: A Review of Select Developed Countries

Users and Uses of Environmental Accounts: A Review of Select Developed Countries

This report summarizes the results of a review of countries that have the longest histories of work in the field.
Publication (173p) , 2014 , Author(s): Robert Smith , Type: Policy
Capturing the Value of Forests Using Natural Capital Accounting

Forest Accounting for Development: Capturing the Value of Forests Using Natural Capital Accounting

Forest Accounts provide a framework to capture the value of all the economic contributions of forests and how they are linked to the economy.
Policy Brief (4p) , 2014 , Type: General

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