Natural capital protocol launched
Published by the Natural Capital Coalition, the protocol is the culmination of a two-year project involving more than 450 organisations to develop a common framework and procedures for monitoring, measuring and valuing natural capital.
Natural capital brings together the environmental strands of climate, water, energy, biodiversity and waste into a uniform strategic approach to help businesses evaluate their operations and make informed decisions on reducing pollution, biodiversity, and climate change.
Mark Gough, executive director at the coalition, said: ‘The protocol will allow all businesses around the world to realise the benefits of including nature in their decision-making. Now we ...