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NCI summit 2019 photos

Photo credits: If you would like to use these photos in publications online or offline, please credit our wonderful photographer Matt Harwood, Royal Society of Biology.

By | June 6th, 2019|Categories: NCI|

NCI summit 2019 sessions

Download programme Day 1 - Parallel sessions Artificial Intelligence for improving natural capital management and decision support Centre for Ecology & Hydrology and IPBES More information Key issues and future challenges for environmental governance Middlesex University London & The James Hutton Institute More information Valuing nature - what works? What we have learned

By | June 6th, 2019|Categories: NCI|

Key issues and future challenges for environmental governance

Hosted by Meri Juntti, Middlesex University London & Kerry Waylen, The James Hutton Institute Natural capital and ecosystem services have gained huge traction in research and literature in the last decade, and are now beginning to inform policy and planning. The focus on natural capital provides an integrated approach for policy to respond to both

By | April 30th, 2019|Categories: NCI|

10 years of natural capital dialogue

A time to remember and to act   The Natural Capital Initiative is celebrating its 10th anniversary at the Valuing our Life Support Systems 2019 summit in May. Laura Bellingan from the Royal Society of Biology reflects on 10 years of natural capital dialogue and explains why more is needed.  Ten years ago, even though

By | April 9th, 2019|Categories: NCI, NCI event|Tags: , , , , |

Theatre workshop: Nature in Action

Arts-led workshop to communicate the values of nature Alexandra Bond Burnett, Bond Ambition This 90-minute workshop will use performance techniques used by actors to cultivate an empathetic approach to communication. Participants will discover how theatrical work helps build relationships and connections with the emotions behind the value of nature in research, policy and practice. Game

By | February 13th, 2019|Categories: NCI|

Combining forces on natural capital

Marta Santamaria & Mark Gough, Natural Capital Coalition Many approaches to taking account of nature in the public and private sectors have been developed, and there is a substantial body of technical experience and expertise. However, the approaches are yet to have a significant influence on broader decision-making in business or government. One key challenge

By | February 13th, 2019|Categories: NCI|