Webinars – Transforming our approach to water and wetlands
We are pleased to invite you to the webinars: Transforming our approach to water and wetlands
What: Two webinar discussions on the values of water and wetlands, how to mainstream these values into policy-making in order to promote wise use and management, based on the insights of the TEEB for Water and Wetlands Report.
When: 12 December 2013,
Time: 11.00 – 12.15 and 16.00 -17.15 PM CET
- The state of wetlands
- Values, ranges, gaps, examples
- Policy instruments to progress towards wise use
- How the ecosystem approach can contribute to the wise use of wetlands
- Approaches to assess the multiple benefits of protected areas
- Patrick ten Brink, Head, Brussels Office, Institute for European Environmental Policy
- Nick Davidson, Deputy Secretary General, Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (Morning slot)
- Daniela Russi , Senior Policy Analyst, Institute for European Environmental Policy
- Ritesh Kumar, Programme Manager, Wetlands International, South Asia (Afternoon slot)
- Marianne Kettunen, Senior Policy Analyst, Institute for European Environmental Policy
REGISTER by clicking on your preferred time slot to participate
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.
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.
TEEB Georgia Scoping Study
September 2013 – This scoping study takes stock of work that has been done thus far on biodiversity and ecosystem services assessments in Georgia, prioritizes important economic sectors and highlights critical relationships to biodiversity and ecosystem services. The study identifies five core sectors energy, tourism, agriculture, mining, and forestry applicable for TEEB.
TEEB Scoping Study for Georgia: Main Findings and Way-forward
September 2013 – The present scoping study identifies five core sectors of Georgian economy applicable for the TEEB Initiative; these are energy, tourism, agriculture, mining, and forestry
Guidance Manual for TEEB Country Studies
May 2013 – This TEEB Manual provides both technical and operational guidance on how countries may conduct a TEEB Country Study. It outlines the various steps that may be taken to initiate and implement a country study, communicate its findings, and implement the recommendations of the study.
Copyright © The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB). All rights reserved