Valor : considerar a los ecosistemas como infraestructura hídrica

Author(s): Emerton, Lucy ; Bos, Elroy; Blanch, José Maria, trad.

IUCN, Water and Nature Initiative ; IUCN, Regional Office for Meso-America ; IUCN, Regional Office for South America ; IUCN, Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation

Published: 2004
Series: WANI Toolkit
ISBN: 2-8317-0722-6


Value - WANI Toolkit Photo: IUCN

San José, C.R. : IUCN ORMA, 2004. 94p. : ill.

This practical guide explains the most important techniques for the economic valuation of ecosystem services, and how their results are best incorporated in policy and decision-making. It explains, step by step, how to generate persuasive arguments for more sustainable and equitable development decisions in water resources management. It shows that investments in nature can be investments that pay back.

Note: Includes bibliographic references and a glossary. Also available in english. Separate language edition

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