Training course: Spatial multicriteria analysis for environmental decision-making

Training course: Spatial multicriteria analysis for environmental decision-making

The fifth edition of the short course on “Spatial multicriteria analysis for environmental decision-making” will take place in Trento (Italy) on 6-8 September 2017. The course provides the essential principles of multicriteria analysis (MCA) and spatial MCA applied to environmental problems. The teaching method is based on theoretical lectures and hands-on exercises, using freely available software packages. Read more

TESSA Webinar for Ecosystem Services Partnership, 17 May

TESSA Webinar for Ecosystem Services Partnership, 17 May

This webinar will introduce TESSA (the Toolkit for Ecosystem Service Site-based Assessment). TESSA provides accessible guidance on low-cost methods for how to evaluate the benefits people receive from nature (ecosystem services) at particular sites (e.g.KBAs, community forests, Ramsar sites) in order to generate information that can be used to influence decision making. Read more

Webinar: How Natural Capital Assessments Can Help Businesses Make Better Decisions

Webinar: How Natural Capital Assessments Can Help Businesses Make Better Decisions

In July 2016, the Natural Capital Coalition released the Natural Capital Protocol, the first globally standardized framework for identifying, measuring and valuing natural capital in business. More recently, and in order to connect business with the tools they need to make better decisions, the World Business Council For Sustainable Development developed a Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit.

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