- IA Topic : Ecosystem
Excerpt:The NSERC-CREATE funded initiative 'TerreWEB' (Terrestrial Research on Ecosystem and world-wide Education and Broadcast), at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, has funding opportunities for Masters, PhD and post-doctoral fellows available.
TEEB Conference 2012: "Mainstreaming the Economics of Nature: Challenges for Science and Implementation"
Excerpt:The TEEB Conference 2012 on "Mainstreaming the Economics of Nature: Challenges for Science and Implementation" will address the integration of nature’s economic costs and benefits into decision tools and processes, at the interface between science and policy. ...
Excerpt:The European Environment Agency (EEA) has published a new framework for ecosystem capital accounting in Europe which responds to an increasing demand to assess the whole interaction between ecosystems and the economy. The initiative aims to supplement the UN System of National Accounts with information on the environment and natural capital.