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 UNEP/TEEB

Natural capital – our ecosystems, biodiversity, and natural resources – underpins economies, societies and individual well-being. The values of its myriad benefits are, however, often overlooked or poorly understood. They are rarely taken fully into account through economic signals in markets, or in day to day decisions by business and citizens, nor indeed reflected adequately in the accounts of society.

Available online

Call Number: [EL]

ISBN/ISSN: 978-3-98-13410-0-3

Physical Description: 47 p.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme
… It analyzes MPA networks through their various stages of development including planning and design, implementation and …
… natural history, societies, conservation and sustainable development of the New Guinea region prepared by CSIRO …

The economy of Papua New Guinea (PNG) is dominated by labor-intensive agriculture and capital-intensive extraction of oil and gas, gold, copper, and silver. Mining and petrochemicals now account for over 25% of PNG’s gross domestic product and over 80% of its exports. The country continues to face signifi cant challenges in making economic growth more inclusive and sustainable. Many areas of service delivery—such as health, education, transport, energy, and water—remain weak, particularly in rural areas.

OVER THE past decade or so there has been growing recognition of the impacts, both environmental and political, of
biomass burning in the wet forests of Sumatra, Kalimantan and Irian Jaya in Indonesia. This has translated into considerable research effort in these regions, particularly in the last few years (Dennis 1999; Laumonier et al. 1999).

 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority
… strategy for New Britain and a natural insurance policy against future impacts will be to ensure food security …
 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  PNG Forestry Authority,  PNG Department of Works & Implementation,  PNG Department of Agriculture and Livestock
… Guinea’s international commitments to promote low-carbon development and forest conservation for climate-change …
 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  PNG Forestry Authority,  PNG Department of National Planning & Monitoring,  PNG Department of Works & Implementation,  PNG Department of Agriculture and Livestock,  James Cook University
… Guinea’s international commitments to promote low-carbon development and forest conservation for climate-change …
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… one of the more notable features of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their 169 targets is that they … social, and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. Recent SDG status reports indicate that … the prospects for sustained economic growth and social development within, and even beyond, the region. … pdf … 908 …
… on the HDI values and rank changes in the 2014 Human Development Report for PNG … pdf … 74 …
 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  PNG Department of National Planning & Monitoring
… and future generations. The central theme of this new development road map presented by StaRS is to shift the …
 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority
… Paper (CSP) is to provide the overall framework for EC cooperation with PNG in the context of the support to be … Authority … 2008-2013 … png … country strategy … policy … plan … strategy … Built Environment … Culture and …
 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  Climate Change and Development Authority in PNG
… and Environment Protection Authority … Climate Change and Development Authority in PNG … climate … png … road map … sustianable development goal 13 … papua new guinea … Atmosphere and …
… border disparities, there islittle empirical an alysis of development asymmetries across border regions, and their … hinder the ability of transboundary agreements and other development initiatives to generate sustainable development. This study quantifies development progress …