Latest SEEA news

Session 4 on thematic accounts and indicators of the Virtual Expert Forum on SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting 2020

10 November 2020
The Virtual Expert Forum on SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting 2020 concluded with the Session 4 on thematic accounts and indicators, which was held on 9 and 10 November 2020.

New Ecosystem Account by IBGE: Threatened Species in Brazil

05 November 2020
IBGE recently released ecosystem accounts for threatened species in Brazil, as part of the EU-funded Natural Capital Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services project.

Monitoring framework for the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

30 October 2020
A draft monitoring framework for the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework is being developed, which will be a major step forward in terms of commitment and action toward monitoring the world's biodiversity.

Approaching the finishing line: Global consultation on the full SEEA EA

28 October 2020
The global consultation on the complete draft of the System Environmental-Economic Accounting—Ecosystem Accounting (SEEA EA) has been launched and is ongoing until the end of November 2020. 

2020 Global Assessment on the SEEA implementation and SEEA focal points

26 October 2020
The UN Committee of Experts on Environmental-Economic Accounting (UNCEEA) is conducting Global Assessment of Environmental-Economic Accounting and Supporting Statistics, 2020 to monitor implementation progress of SEEA.

SEEA EEA Revision Process Update Q3-2020

23 October 2020
Since the last update on the SEEA EEA revision process in August 2020 all of the chapters of the revised SEEA EA have been drafted and the complete draft has been submitted for the second global consultation.

26th Meeting of the London Group on Environmental Accounting

23 October 2020
This year marked the 26th Meeting of the London Group on Environmental Accounting and, of course, the first year the meeting has been held virtually. This offered the possibility to engage more experts than usual, resulting in the largest London Group meeting yet.

Update from the African Natural Capital Accounting Community of Practice

15 October 2020
Since its launch in July 2020, the NCA Community of Practice for Africa (NCA-CoP) has launched a new website of the Community, kindly developed and hosted by UNECA.

UNECE Expert Forum for Producers and Users of Climate Change-Related Statistics , 2020

05 October 2020
The UNECE Expert Forum is an annual event that serves as a platform for collaboration, sharing ideas and experience, discussing concepts and measurement issues, and identifying areas for development of practical guidance.