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We developed the first global dataset of living wages and developed a model to account for the impact of wages on human capital, called the Health Utility of Income (HUI). Thanks to this dataset and method, companies can benchmark globally employees’ wages levels again...

For every US dollar invested by Novartis in each of the four carbon-sink projects, an average of USD 7.8 worth of societal value is created thanks to climate change mitigation, ecosystem services, local employment and smallholders’ livelihood. Beyond the initial goal o...

Co authors: Ravi Abeywardana (Accountant – Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Olam) and Chris Brown (Vice President - Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Olam)

It could be argued that we are misusing the term “Capital” within Natural and Social Capital....

The Las Cruces hydroelectric project in Mexico might lead to a negative outcome for the Mexican if built. A natural and social capital accounting method has been used to assess the project's impact, which can support stakeholders engagement and decision making for this...

An innovative analysis of the SDG’s targets is unlocking barriers and triggering efficient actions to reach these goals by 2030. By understanding that these targets are inter-connected and that acting on one might impact others, we are able to identify prioritized acti...

This article presents the results of a survey, of executives working for private companies and consultancies, on the trends and future challenges of the Natural

If not already done, you will have to use SDGs for defining your net positive impact. But how to measure it? I discuss four steps to support you in this difficult task: your theory of change, your negative and positive impact identification, the outcomes measurement an...

The private sector is exploring new ways to measure its societal impact, moving beyond traditional economic indicators. We developed a new model based on social determinant of health studies. The main insight is that not all jobs provide positive societal value. Jobs a...

The Association mellifera is developing a high impact social project around honey bees. Valuing Nature sponsored the creation of a bee colony and calculated the societal value created by the Association mellifera using the Total Impact Valuation methodology. Results sh...

This article explores the role of Natural Capital within the SDGs and addresses in particular the connexions that exist between SDGs targets. It provide as well some statistics on the maturity of a set of companies on related topics of biodiversity, water, soil, land u...

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