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The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity for Agriculture and Food

10 Dec 2015

Watch this Discussion Forum on the second day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2015, in Paris, France alongside COP21. Demonstrating and measuring nature‘s values requires a rigorous, evidence-based assessment of business-as-usual and alternative policy scenarios. This session identifies the economic and policy drivers and incentives that influence land-use decisions and management techniques within production systems around the world.

Moderator: Kathleen Merrigan, Executive Director, Sustainability Institute, George Washington University

Speakers:
Francesco Branca, Director, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, World Health Organization

Guillermo Castilleja, Chief Program Officer, Environmental Conservation, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Gustavo Junqueira, President SRB, Brazilian Rural Society

Alexander Müller, Study Leader, TEEB for Agriculture and Food

Pavan Sukhdev, CEO GIST Advisory, UNEP Goodwill Ambassador and TEEBAgFood Special Adviser

Sunday, 6 December 2015
Global Landscapes Forum, Paris, France
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Location(s): Global