Natural Capital Valuing Project Launched

The International Finance Corp. and the Economics of Ecosystems and Biodeversity for Business Coalition launched a project to value natural capital at the November 25 and 26 Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development. The framework, not designed to create new accounting methods, is expected to be released in 2015. It is designed to improve business decisions on a variety of issues including environmental performance, risk management, and saving costs.