In collaboration with Deloitte - The Chairperson’s Guide to Valuing Nature
16 January 2023
They now need to expand their efforts to include Further, as stakeholders become aware of the growing the impact of business on nature and nature risk to nature, expectations will rise for businesses to on business and the critical role of nature in disclose nature-related interdependencies and provide achieving climate goals. [...] Approximately half of the world’s gross to ensure that board members understand the domestic product (GDP) depends moderately or risks and opportunities to successfully – and highly on nature and without which it would not responsibly – steward the business through the be possible to sustain the other half of GDP.1 For transition. [...] Chairpersons have a responsibility to consider This lack of recognition of nature in business how both the degradation and conservation of decision-making has led to the degradation of nature may impact the business and promote nature, posing risks to all businesses. [...] Perfect should By recognizing the value of nature as core to The accuracy and methods of measurement and not get in the business and by implementing a strong governance reporting will improve but, as with the continuous way of progress. [...] The Chairperson’s Guide to Valuing Nature 13 Restore and regenerate Businesses can restore and regenerate nature Integral to all nature-positive activities is to accelerate the recovery of an ecosystem or to engagement with – and support from – local increase the ecological productivity of an area.