Tphoto-casestudieshis page provides a selection of COED case studies from a number of countries. They address various types of environmental degradation and the use of different valuation tools.

Case studies are particularly useful not only for training but also for guidance and insight when designing a COED study.


 Country Case Studies

Colombia – Mitigating Environmental Degradation to Foster Growth and Reduce Inequality

Egypt – Arab Republic of Egypt Cost Assessment of Environmental Degradation

Egypt – COED Study Flyer

Egypt – Governorate of Qena Cost of Environmental Degradation: A Socio-Economic and Environmental Health Assessment

Iran – Islamic Republic of Iran Cost Assessment of Environmental Degradation

Lebanon – Cost of Environmental Degradation due to Solid Waste Management Practices in  Beirut and Mount Lebanon

Lebanon & Tunisia – Cost of Environmental Degradation: The Case of Lebanon and Tunisia

Nigeria – Valuing the Cost of Environmental Degradation in the face of Changing Climate: Emphasis on Flood and Erosion in Benin City, Nigeria

Philippines – Measuring the Environmental Impacts of Climate Change: The Case of Land Degradation in Philippine Agriculture

Serbia – Assessment of the Economic Value of Environmental Degradation in Serbia

Uganda – The Costs of Environmental Degradation and Loss to Uganda’s Economy with Particular Reference to Poverty Eradication


 Case Study Collections

The Cost of Environmental Degradation: Case Studies from the Middle East and North Africa

Water Degradation: The Case of Tunisia*
Air Pollution: The Case of Jordan*
Deforestation and Forest Degradation: The Case of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Land Degradation: The Case of Morocco*
Oil Spill and Waste due to Conflict: the Case of Lebanon

* These three cases were presented in the Cairo workshop.

Assessing the Extent, Cost and Impact of Land Degradation at the National Level: Findings and Lessons Learned from Seven Pilot Case Studies

China Case Study
Ethiopia Case Study
Mexico Case Study
Uganda Case Study
Rwanda Case Study
Chile Case Study
Indonesia Case Study