Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES)

 

Overview
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) is a global partnership that aims to promote sustainable development by ensuring that the national accounts used to measure and plan for economic growth include the value of natural resources. To support countries with the move to Natural Capital Accounting, the World Bank initiated WAVES − which includes several UN agencies, national governments, NGOs, academic and other institutions. WAVES works as a global partnership. Some are developing countries – Botswana, Colombia, Costa Rica, Madagascar, Philippines – working to establish environmental accounts in practice.

Location
International

Contact
Website: www.wavespartnership.org