Nature and the economy: The results of economic valuation of ecosystem services in Turkmenistan
This report was prepared by an Intersectoral technical expert group for identi_ication and valuation of ecosystem services with the support of the joint project of the Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Turkmenistan and the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) on “Planning of National Biodiversity to support the implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) for the period of 2011-2020” (Reg. ЕК-848 of 1/07/2013). Method of economic valuation was developed with the support rendered by the British company “Metroeconomica Ltd”. On the national side the technical support was provided by the National Chief Technical Advisor (NCTA) and the Project Implementation Unit.