TEEB for Policy Makers – Summary: Responding to the Value of Nature
Title: TEEB for Policy Makers – Summary: Responding to the Value of Nature
Publication date: November 2009
Summary: TEEB for Policy Makers – Summary: Responding to the value of nature report calls on policy makers to accelerate, scale-up and embed investments in the management and restoration of ecosystems. The report also calls for more sophisticated cost-benefit analysis before policy decisions are made. The report cites a study in south Thailand on the conversion of mangroves into shrimp farms.
Citation: TEEB – The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity for National and International Policy Maker – Summary: Responding to the Value of Nature 2009
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