Sharing notes on how to promote wise use of wetlands in Africa

The International Forum ‘Wetlands: Wise Use, Smart Plans’ held in Kigali, Rwanda from 8 to 13 July sought to develop new initiatives to meet the challenges of wetland management and capacity building in Africa. While extensive knowledge on the causes…

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Workshop on mainstreaming the values of water and wetlands into decision-making

Geneva, 06 September 2013 The first TEEB training workshop on “Mainstreaming the values of water and wetlands into decision-making” was held 31 August 2013, in Bali Indonesia, organized as part of the 6th Annual International Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) conference.…

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World Water Week 2013 focused on water cooperation and partnerships

Geneva, 30 August 2013 On 2 February 2013, the Ramsar Secretariat and partners launched the TEEB for Water and Wetlands report, which highlights the value of wetlands and specifically to address water security. Water Cooperation – Building Partnerships was the…

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International workshop on TEEB country studies

 Vilm, 30 May 2013 The international workshop on TEEB country studies: Learning from experience and how to utilize TEEB results, brought together experts from science and policy, involved in facilitating and implementing TEEB country studies. The workshop took place on…

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6th Annual Ecosystems Services Partnership Conference 2013

Bali Indonesia, 23-30 August 2013 The emphasis this year is on the practical application of the ecosystem services concept in planning, management and decision making. Making ecosystems services count is the theme of the 6th Annual Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP)…

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How TEEB results can support national development planning

The international workshop on TEEB country studies: Learning from experience and how to utilize TEEB results, brought together experts from science and policy, involved in facilitating and implementing TEEB country studies. The workshop took place on the Isle of Vilm,…

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TEEBrief January 2013

TEEBrief January 2013. Issue 2013-01

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Latest Publications

Measuring what matters in agriculture and food systems: a synthesis

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) (2018). Measuring what matters in agriculture and food systems: a synthesis of the results and recommendations of TEEB for Agriculture and Food’s Scientific and Economic Foundations report. Geneva: UN Environment. Download report

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Scientific and Economic Foundations Report

The TEEBAgriFood ‘Scientific and Economic Foundations’ report addresses the core theoretical issues and controversies underpinning the evaluation of the nexus between the agri-food sector, biodiversity and ecosystem services and externalities including human health impacts from agriculture on a global scale. It argues the…

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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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