Why Natural Capital?

Natural Capital Protocol Endorsement Video

13th July 2016
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What on Earth is ‘Natural Capital’?

13th July 2016
Published under: Why Natural Capital?

  Conservation International break down the concept of natural capital, and the benefits it can bring to conservation, business and society. …”What’s the Natural Capital Protocol? The Protocol is a new framework designed to help generate credible and actionable information to help businesses measure and value their impacts and dependencies on natural capital, enabling them to,… [more]

Making Nature Visible In Decision Making

13th July 2016
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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]

Are Environmental Considerations Becoming a Mainstream Issue for Investors and Companies?

10th July 2016
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Source: Trucost By James Richens A range of investors and companies gathered at a day of events recently organized by Trucost and The Crowd to discuss latest developments in efforts to incorporate environmental considerations into decision making. One of the most hotly debated themes was the extent to which awareness of climate change is becoming… [more]

How Sea Otters Help Save the Planet

10th July 2016
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By Robin McKie. “…In fact, they [otters] are now recognised as being a keystone species, whose position in food chains is crucial in maintaining the ecological health of an area. They not only ensure the health of kelp forests but affect many other local species, as Estes’s investigations have since revealed. Fish thrive in kelp forests,… [more]

Communicating your business’ relationship with nature to investors

Communicating your business’ relationship with nature to investors

9th July 2016
Published under: Why Natural Capital?

The success of business will increasingly depend on how well they understand and manage their natural capital impacts and dependencies. In turn, how a business manages natural capital is becoming more material to investor decision-making. The Natural Capital Protocol enables companies to integrate their relationship with nature into strategic and operational decision-making, developing internal processes… [more]