PAGE Ministerial Conference 2017

Inclusive and Sustainable Economies Powering the Sustainable Development Goals The global community has drawn a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and laying foundations for addressing climate change within the 2015-2030 window…

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BES and BESS Symposium

BES and BESS Symposium 2017: Advances in Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services There is an urgent need to understand how natural stocks are linked to flows of ecosystem services and how these linkages are likely to change in the future, given…

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Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions COPs 2017

The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (BC COP-13), the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention (RC COP-8) and the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties…

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TEEBAgriFood Foundations Report Writers Workshop

  The first TEEBAgriFood writers’ workshop to develop the ‘Scientific and Economic Foundations Report’, with the support of the New Venture Fund (NVF), was hosted by the UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) at the David Attenborough Building in…

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Forum for the Future of Agriculture 2017

Forum for the Future of Agriculture – 2017 The FFA will see its 10th Anniversary as the premier meeting place in Brussels to discuss sustainable agriculture and environmental security. The Forum for the Future of Agriculture (FFA) has been contributing…

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Biofach 2017

BIOFACH – World´s Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food The organic trade meets at the organic exhibition in Nuremberg from 15 – 18 February 2017. Organic is more than a label or certification: organic stands for quality and conviction –…

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Arctic Frontiers: White Espace – Blue Future

Arctic Frontiers is an international arena on sustainable development in the Arctic. The conference addresses the management of opportunities and challenges to achieve viable economic growth with societal and environmental sustainability. Arctic Frontiers brings academia, government and business together to create…

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CBD COP13 TEEB and SEEA

TEEB and SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting UN Environment TEEB Office is collaborating with the UN Statistics Division and CBD to carry out SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting. A current NORAD-funded project has piloted implementation in seven countries, and has funded the…

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Natural Capital Symposium 2017

The 2017 Natural Capital Symposium will be a major convening of leaders in natural capital approaches around the world. We are coordinating with international and domestic groups focusing on natural capital approaches, to ensure that the growing community of practice…

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FoodTank Summit Washington D.C.

Food Tank, in partnership with the George Washington University and the World Resources Institute, is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Washington, D.C. Food Tank Summit. This one-day event will feature more than three dozen different speakers from the food…

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Latest Publications

TEEBAgriFood Interim Report

The Interim Report introduces the key questions, issues and arguments to be addressed by TEEBAgriFood.

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Towards TEEBAgriFood

TEEB is bringing together economists, business leaders, agriculturalists and experts in biodiversity and ecosystem services to systematically review the economic interdependencies between agriculture and natural ecosystems, and provide a comprehensive economic valuation of eco-agri-food systems. Alexander Müller, TEEB for Agriculture & Food…

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TEEB Challenges and Responses

TEEB ‘s progress, challenges and responses towards mainstreaming the economics of nature. [ENG] [ESP]

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TEEB for Agriculture & Food Concept Note

February 2014- The Concept Note presents the case for and proposed outline content of a TEEB for Agriculture & Food study.

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Natural Capital Accounting and Water Quality: Commitments, Benefits, Needs and Progress

December 2013 – The briefing note outlines existing guidance and examples on water quality accounting and identifies the ongoing challenges related to the development of natural capital accounting and water quality accounting. Inspired by the growing global focus on natural capital accounting, the note identifies the ongoing challenges related to the development of natural capital accounting and water quality accounting, in order to encourage debate and commitment towards effective water and biodiversity policy.

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