Latest SEEA news
SEEA Ecosystem Accounting free self-paced online course now available
18 July 2022
The UN Statistics Division (UNSD) and UN Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (UNSIAP) have launched a new e-learning course on SEEA Ecosystem Accounting (SEEA EA).
Resource corner SEEA News and Notes: Issue 18
18 July 2022
In this issue you will find articles on “nature jobs” in the UK, recommendations to ministries of finance on nature-related risks, the U.S. marine satellite account and more.
Transforming institutions to build back greener: the case for natural capital accounting.
15 July 2022
On 12 July, nearly 200 participants joined the side event Transforming Institutions to Build Back Greener: The Case for Natural Capital Accounting, which took place on the margins of the
NSO India organizes seminar on the SEEA and its role in policy and decision-making
15 July 2022
With natural capital underpinning all forms of life on earth, human well-being and the functioning of the socio-economic systems, it becomes pertinent to capture the value of the natural capital into statistics through System of Environment Economic Accounts (SEEA).
Development of the monitoring framework for the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
07 July 2022
To help to reach the 2050 Vision for Biodiversity, negotiations are underway for the development of a new biodiversity framework under the Convention on Biological Diversity.
The 17th Meeting of the UNCEEA
29 June 2022
The Seventeenth Meeting of the UN Committee of Experts on Environmental-Economic Accounting (UNCEEA) took place virtually on 27-28 June 2022. More than 70 participants from national statistical offices and international organizations took part in the annual meeting.
ECLAC hosts a SEEA Ecosystem Accounting online course for countries in the Latin American and the Caribbean region.
20 June 2022
The facilitated online course "Introduction to Ecosystem Accounting of the Environmental and Economic Accounting System (SCAE CE, in Spanish)”, held from 9 to 27 May 2022, and attended by more than155 participants from national statistical offices, line ministries and research institutions evincing the strong interest in ecosystem accounting in the region.
Results of the NCAVES pilot ecosystem accounts for Karnataka released
14 June 2022
As part of the NCAVES project, in parallel to the development of national level ecosystem accounts, a detailed and comprehensive set of ecosystem extent, condition and ecosystem services accounts have been piloted in India at the subnational level for the State of Karnataka.
G7 Ministers Commit to SEEA Implementation
06 June 2022
On 26-27 May, the G7 Ministers of Climate, Energy and the Environment met in Berlin to re-affirm their commitment to fighting the triple global crises of climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution. Importantly, a component of the resulting communiqué included the SEEA.