Natural Capital is the value of nature. It can be defined as the world’s stocks of natural assets that we benefit from.
Natural Capital matters because every single business in the world not only impacts on nature, but relies on it. So the degradation of ecosystems that is happening today means risks now and in the future for companies that don’t recognize how and why natural capital is material for them. Where there is risk, there is opportunity – to secure natural resources, to save costs, to manage future risks and engage stakeholders through the value chain