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South Atlantic Overseas Territories Natural Capital Assessment: Ascension Island Workshop Report 2018

Freshwater Marine Terrestrial Overseas Territories

Abstract

This document is a brief record of a workshop, held on 14 June 2018, the aim of which was to provide basic training in natural capital concepts and to identify and prioritise ideas for a natural capital assessment for Ascension Island (Annex I). It was attended by 24 representatives from AIG, the Legislative Council and USAFB.

This study was undertaken as part of a programme of Natural Capital Assessment (NCA) in the UK's South Atlantic Overseas Territories implemented by JNCC and conducted by SAERI. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) of the UK Government through the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF), the work sits under the Environmental Resilience programme which includes objectives to integrate natural capital considerations into economic and social development planning.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Economy

Reference date 2018·06·01

Citation
SAERI. 2018. South Atlantic Overseas Territories Natural Capital Assessment: Ascension Island Workshop Report. Natural Capital in the UK’s Overseas Territories Report Series – Supplementary Report (South Atlantic Region). Contracted report to JNCC.

Lineage
Contracted report to JNCC as part of the 'Natural Capital in the Caribbean and South Atlantic Overseas Territories: Valuation, Vulnerability and Monitoring Change' project.

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC distributor

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Open, cite source of data

Metadata date 2020·09·09

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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