Stakeholder and public support are critical for an enduring and robust carbon pricing policy. How jurisdictions communicate their carbon pricing policy plays a key role in creating and maintaining that support. Drawing on case studies, research, and best practice, the report, Guide to Communicating Carbon Pricing, provides guidance on designing and implementing effective carbon pricing communications strategies.
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES), World Bank Group, Southern Palawan Technical Working Group
This technical report, Pilot Ecosystem Account for Southern Palawan, explores the specific challenges confronting natural resource management in Southern Palawan and presents the key findings of the ecosystem accounts, which were developed at different scales (depending on data availability), including the Pulot watershed and the municipalty of Sofroñio Española.
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES), World Bank Group, Laguna Lake Development Authority
As the largest inland water body in the Philippines and the third largest in Southeast Asia, the Laguna de Bay has been confronted with growing pressures on its ecosystems. This technical report, Pilot Ecosystem Account for Laguna de Bay Basin, explores the specific challenges confronting natural resource management in the Laguna de Bay Basin, and presents the key findings of the ecosystem account developed between January 2014 to December 2015.
World Bank Group, Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES)
The report Wealth Accounting in Botswana Adjusted Macroeconomic Indicators: Technical report focuses on the preparation of adjusted macroeconomic indicators of Botswana. In particular, it applies the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) to derive measures of the national savings, for the first time in Botswana.
What a Waste 2.0: A Global Snapshot of Solid Waste Management to 2050aggregates extensive solid waste data at the national and urban levels. It estimates and projects waste generation to 2030 and 2050. Beyond the core data metrics from waste generation to disposal, the report provides information on waste management costs, revenues, and tariffs; special wastes; regulations; public communication; administrative and operational models; and the informal sector.
The first comprehensive report on Botswana's energy account Energy Accounts for Botswana: Technical report presents the methodology, data compilation process, results and policy messages of energy accounts for Botswana. The primary focus of the report lies on the Physical Energy flow Accounts (PEFA). The accounts cover two energy products namely coal and electricity in physical energy units during the reference period 2010/11 to 2014/15.
The book presents estimates of total wealth for nearly 120 countries, using economic theory to decompose the wealth of a nation into its component pieces: produced capital, natural resources and human resources.