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TEEB Japan highlighting the relevance of TEEB in the national and cultural context



Ms. Makiko TANAKA

Office for Mainstreaming Biodiversity

Biodiversity Policy Division

Nature Conservation Bureau

Ministry of the Environment Japan


Project Description:

The Environment Ministry of Japan produced a TEEB Japan Brochure highlighting the relevance of TEEB in Japan’s national and cultural context, published in March 2012. At the moment, the TEEB Reports D0 to D3 and the Synthesis Report are being translated into Japanese.

Implementers and Donors: Ministry of the Environment Japan


2014-02-20_170954TEEB Japan Brochure

2010- This is a brochure available  only in Japanese describes the economic importance of recognizing the vital role of nature and reflecting this role in decisions and actions.


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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

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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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