TEDx Talk by Eva Zabey: The Economy, It's Nature's Business

CEC member Lizzie Crudgington shares a link. Eva Zabey of the WBCSD is currently leading work on using eco- system valuation in a business context

Eva Zabey delivers a TEDxTalk in Lausanne Photo: WBCSD

This TEDxTalk by Eva Zabey draws on her work for the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) where she is currently leading work on using ecosystem valuation in a business context. Click here to vie "The Economy, It's Nature's Business" >>

Eva Zabey has lead projects that include the Water Scenarios to 2025, the Global Water Tool to map companies' water-related risks, and a game that explores how to "Buy, Sell, Trade!" ecosystem services. Her background is in ecology (BSc -- Imperial College London, Masters in environmental management -- EPFL in Switzerland). What sparked her interest in business initially was a WWF biodiversity study she led for a cement company.

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