Natural Capital Protocol

Natural Capital Protocol Application Program: Embedding Natural Capital Insights

13th June 2017
Published under: Events

We invite businesses to this face-to-face forum to share their experiences in implementing the Natural Capital Protocol, gain insights from technical advisors and pilot test companies, and further understanding on topics such as; Interpret, validate, and verify an assessment Integrate natural capital into existing processes Discuss some of the key challenges around natural capital assessments… [more]

Arabic Natural Capital Protocol Business Primer Released by Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group

27th April 2017
Published under: Featured

As part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Forum 2017, the Abu Dhabi Sustainability group produced a Arabic Natural Capital Protocol Primer for business.  This Primer is a key introduction to the Natural Capital Protocol. It expands upon why applying the Protocol and including natural capital in business considerations will enhance corporate decision making.… [more]

Yorkshire Water’s Decision-Making Uses ‘Five Capitals’ Approach

25th April 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This article was originally published on Water and Wastewater Treatment. “Yorkshire Water has overhauled its decision-making framework so that it takes quantifiable account of environmental and societal factors when it is evaluating options for its PR19 business plan. Both economic and environmental regulators have in recent times encouraged water companies to consider the effects of… [more]

Natural Capital in Shell’s Sustainability Report

24th April 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This is an extract from Shell’s 2016 Sustainability Report. Natural capital “Natural capital is the value of nature to people, society, businesses, and the economy. The concept of natural capital – and measuring, valuing and accounting for it – is evolving and a topic of interest to many, including governments, non-governmental organisations, financial institutions and… [more]

How India’s Tata is Mainstreaming Natural Capital with the Natural Capital Protocol

24th April 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This article was originally published on GreenBiz.  “…Tata group appreciates the inherent benefits that exist in measuring, assessing and valuing natural and social capital for managing business risks and opportunities. We recognize that if our businesses are to thrive for another couple of centuries (the Tata group will celebrate the 150th year of its existence in 2018),… [more]

Natural Capital Lab’s Financial Sector Primer

24th April 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment,Featured

This Primer is a product of the Natural Capital Lab.  “This primer presents Canadian companies in the financial services sector with an opportunity and assistance from the Natural Capital Lab (NCL) to pilot the ‘Natural Capital Protocol’. The Natural Capital Protocol is a framework designed to help generate trusted, credible, and actionable information for business… [more]