What are they talking about at Rio+20?

20 June 2012 | Blogs

In a workshop yesterday at the Rio Conventions Pavilion, the challenge of valuing sustainable land management was explored. For the business and investors, this question is material. If we can properly value responsibly managed areas, then this valuation coudl be factored into is marketability either either as an investable asset or as the source of responsibly produced goods and services. Andy Seidl of IUCN noted wisely that this involves "recognising value, demonstrating value and capturing value."