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Natural Capital Protocol: Food and Beverage Sector Guide

13th July 2016
Published under: Featured,Natural Capital Coalition

This sector guide defines the food and beverage sector to encompass all businesses operating in the production, processing, or retailing of food and beverage products, excluding the hospitality/foodservice sector which is beyond the scope of this guide. Farmers, traders, wholesalers, food manufacturing companies, and retailers together make up the world’s largest sector, generating an approximate… [more]

Making Nature Visible In Decision Making

13th July 2016
Published under: Featured,Why Natural Capital?

EY has been an active participant in the Natural Capital Coalition since its foundation in 2011, and has played a significant role in the development of the Natural Capital Protocol. Over the past two years EY has provided strategic support to the Coalition’s business engagement activities. In 2015 we interviewed more than eighty international businesses to gauge their… [more]

Operationalising natural capital

Operationalising Natural Capital: Managing Opportunities and Risks from Natural Resources

9th July 2016
Published under: Featured

This report from the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) explores how businesses within CISL’s Natural Capital Leaders Platform are looking for ways to incorporate natural resource concerns in their decision-making. It paves the way for companies to explore the commercial logic behind their decisions on the natural environment. It is intended to provide an… [more]

Accounting for Ecosystem Services of Water Replenishment Interventions

9th July 2016
Published under: Case Studies,Data Tools & Methodologies,Featured

The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) is working worldwide on water conservation projects with the objective to replenish all of its product water use by 2020. Last year, the Company announced that it was close to achieving this goal 5 years early, thus making it ‘water neutral’. Based on its experience on water resource restoration projects (replenish… [more]

Interview with Mark Gough

21st June 2016
Published under: Featured,Why Natural Capital?

                            Source: Natural Capital Summit “Natural capital approach allows businesses to streamline operations, conduct more effective risk assessments and enhance business capability to make robust long term decisions” Mark Gough, Executive Director of theNatural Capital Coalition, assumed his post in March 2015,… [more]

Mark Gough Provides U.S. Congressional Testimony on Value of Uniting Natural Capital and International Trade

28th January 2016
Published under: Featured,Natural Capital Coalition

  Mark Gough provides testimony to United States Congressional hearing on the policy recommendations for deepening U.S. – Africa trade and investment relationships. Download the full testimony here. Hosted on: regulations.gov