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Targeted Scenario Analysis. A new approach to capturing and presenting ecosystem service values for decision making

Targeted Scenario Analysis. A new approach to capturing and presenting ecosystem service values for decision making
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). December 2013
  • This guidebook provides a step-by-step introduction to Targeted Scenario Analysis (TSA), an analytical approach developed by UNDP that captures and presents the value of ecosystem services within decision making, to help make the business case for sustainable policy and investment choices. The intended audience for this guidebook is prospective analysts from government technical staff to expert practitioners in a consultancy firm to researchers in non-governmental organizations (NGOs), universities or government think tanks who want to make a clear and compelling argument for alternative policy, management or investment choices that take into account the value of ecosystem services.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Ecosystem services, Ecosystems, Scenarios, Sustainable development, Valuation
  • Main target audience: Academia, Decision makers, Governments, Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Practitioners, Researchers
  • Main purpose: Assessment, Capacity-building, Guidance, Prospective, Reporting on project findings/outputs
  • Type of resource: Case studies, Guidebook, Indicators, Methodology
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Published in 2015