BUSINESS LIBRARIES & WEBSITES

These libraries provide useful information on the interface between business and biodiversity conservation.


Extractive Industries & African Environmental Funds

An extensive Reference Library on engaging with extractives in Africa on environmental issues, set up in support of the 10th RedLAC workshop which took place in Douala in September 2014


BioTools for Business

First set up in 2012 in support of the Rio+20 process; provides the core guidance a business needs to have a positive impact on biodiversity and to contribute to making prosperity sustainable


TEEB for Business Library

Set up in 2011 to provide the many reports and case studies used in the preparation of “The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity in Business and Enterprise” book


Markets at the 4th IUCN World Conservation Congress

Set up in 2008 to provide a guide to events and activities relevant to markets, economics and businesses at the IUCN Congress in Barcelona


The Business Case for Disaster Risk Reduction

Set up in 2007 to support the efforts of UN ISDR and its partners to engage businesses in activities to reduce the risk of natural disasters


European Initiative on Business & Biodiversity

Set up in 2007 to support the EU High Level Conference on Business & Biodiversity under the Portuguese Presidency and the conceptualisation of a new EU programme on business & biodiversity


NGOs & Credit Suisse

Set up in 2006 to assist Credit Suisse in developing a coherent and comprehensive strategy for engaging NGOS