World first species diversity accounts for Uganda

In many countries economic development threatens biodiversity. At the same time, biodiversity and the associated natural capital can provide significant opportunities for development such as through expanded wildlife based tourism and sustainable harvesting of natural products. IDEEA Group has worked with Ugandan Government departments and the UNEP World Centre for Monitoring Conservation to create a […]

May 2017 Newsletter

Welcome to our IDEEA Newsletter May 17. In this month’s edition you will find links to: Ecosystem Accounting technical recommendations Ecosystem Accounting 101 Corporate ecosystem accounting Measuring the Poverty-Environment Nexus – Ecosystem accounting in practice

Forest Industry (Forico) leading the way in ecosystem accounting

Last week global forestry giant New Forest published their fifth annual Sustainability Report. It features work done by IDEEA Group with New Forest subsidiary Forico to account for the stocks and changes in ecosystem assets and to quantify and value the flow of ecosystem services provided by these assets (see p 21). While this is probably a world first in the forestry sector, it […]