Title: TEEB Manual for Cities: Ecosystem Services in Urban Management Publication date: August 2011Prepared by: Augustin Berghöfer, André Mader, Shela Patrickson, Elisa Calcaterra, Jacques Smit, James Blignaut, Martin de Wit, Hugo van Zyl Summary: TEEB Manual for Cities builds upon the TEEB reports, tailoring information specifically for cities, drawing on ICLEI and IUCN’s Local Action for Biodiversity Pioneer Project.The manual highlights how a focus on ecosystem services and their valuation can create direct benefits for cities.Teen dating violence has serious consequences for victims and their schools.
Title: The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) for Agriculture & Food – Concept Note Publication Date: February 2014Prepared by: Dr.
Salman Hussain and Dustin Miller Summary: The Concept Note presents the case for and proposed outline content of a TEEB for Agriculture & Food study.
The study would review the inter-dependencies between agriculture and food systems and natural ecosystems in order to assess the social, environmental, economic and health-related benefits and costs of these systems, so that governments and businesses can use the information and recommendations to improve decision-making.
University of Antwerp, Ecosystem Management Research Group Sander [email protected] Research Institute for Nature and Forests (INBO) Wouter Van Reethwouter.vanreeth(at)Agency for Nature and Forests in Flanders (ANB)Jeroen Panisjeroen.panis(at)lne.Université de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, les Facultés universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix (FUNDP, Namur) Nicolas Dendonckernicolas.dendocker(at)be Implementers and Donors: University of Antwerp, Ecosystem Management Research Group, Research Institute for Nature and Forests (INBO), Agency for Nature and Forests in Flanders (ANB), Université de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, les Facultés universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix (FUNDP, Namur)TEEB is bringing together economists, business leaders, agriculturalists and experts in biodiversity and ecosystem services to systematically review the economic interdependencies between agriculture and natural ecosystems, and provide a comprehensive economic valuation of eco-agri-food systems.
According to the Office on Violence Against Women at the U. Department of Justice, violence committed by a person who is or has been in a social relationship of a romantic or intimate nature with the victim is dating violence.
The existence of such a relationship shall be determined based on a consideration of the following factors: How Does Teen Dating Violence Affect Our Schools?