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Natural Capital Accounting and Water Quality: Commitments, Benefits, Needs and Progress

Natural Capital Accounting and Water Quality: Commitments, Benefits, Needs and Progress
  • The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB). December 2013
  • This briefing note outlines existing guidance and examples on water quality accounting. Inspired by the growing global focus on natural capital accounting, it 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.
  • Main themes: Accounting, Biodiversity, Ecosystems, Environment, Financing, Water management, Water quality
  • Main target audience: Economists, Governments, International organizations, Policy makers, Water managers, Water operators
  • Main purpose: Awareness raising, Reporting on project findings/outputs, Stimulate debate
  • Type of resource: Briefing note
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Published in 2015