United Nations adopts standards for natural capital accounting – the SEEA Ecosystem Accounting

After a three year United Nations process, and a longer 10 year journey, the United Nations Statistical Commission has adopted the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) Ecosystem Accounting as the international standard for natural capital accounting. UN Chief Economist, Elliot [...]

Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) Assessment Report – December 2020 Update

December 2020: Multiple stakeholders, including coastal communities, tourism operators and aquaculture and fisheries operators depend on a healthy marine environment. Coordination among these stakeholders is fundamental to addressing the degradation and depletion of the marine environment. Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) [...]

Integrated Capital Accounting Tool (ICAT®) for Natural Capital Managers

Natural capital defines the spatial context for integrated capital accounting Integrated Capital Accounting Tool (ICAT®) for Natural Capital Managers, Version 2.0 (May 2020) introduces a powerful new methodology for integrated capital accounting, building upon the spatial analysis approach that underpins [...]