Join We Value Nature’s first training event on 17 October 2019 in Lisbon to get started on your natural capital journey
17th October ¦ 09:00-17:00 CEST ¦ Lisbon
All businesses depend and impact on natural capital. Through understanding and considering the risks and opportunities created by nature, businesses can make better decisions that benefit themselves, society and the planet as a whole.
Do you understand your business’ relationship with nature? Is your business managing its environmental risks and opportunities? If you are interested to learn about the value of natural capital and how to integrate it into business decision-making, this training is for you!
The We Value Nature training event is free of charge and open to any business. It will be most useful to businesses that need guidance on where and how to start in their natural capital journey.
Due to limited spaces available, we will be assessing each application request individually with priority given to businesses that need guidance on where and how to start on their natural capital journey. As we expect high interest in this event, we encourage you to sign-up as soon as possible.
We will inform you of the outcome of your application by email once we have reviewed all applications. Should we be unable to secure a spot for you, we will keep you informed of future training opportunities.
The training event will be highly interactive and will foster learning through practical exercises, games, sharing of experiences and group discussions.
Please note that the below agenda is not yet fixed and is subject to changes.
Venue: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Room 1 , Av. de Berna 45 A, 1067-001 Lisbon, Portugal
Part 1: Understanding the relationships between business and nature and related risks and opportunities
Part 2: Exploring practical approaches to integrate natural capital into business decision-making
|13:00-14:00||Part 3: Presentation of case studies|
|14:00-15:15||Part 4: Natural capital put into practice|
|15:30-16:30||Natural capital put into practice (continued)|
|16:30-17:00||Part 5: Lessons learned & Wrap up|
|17:00||End of training session|
What will you learn?
Gain a strong understanding of the relationships between business and nature and related business risks and opportunities,
Explore practical approaches and tools to integrate natural capital into business decision-making,
- Learn from leading company experience,
- Explore concrete practices of natural capital integration on the ground.
The following questions aim to help us provide a training that is as targeted and impactful as possible: