Annual conference of the German Federal Association of Compensation Agencies held in Stuttgart, September 29–30, 2014

The Ger­man Fed­eral Asso­ci­a­tion of Com­pen­sa­tion Agen­cies (Bun­desver­band der Flächenagen­turen BFAD) is hold­ing its annual con­fer­ence, this time in Stuttgart. The two day event will focus on com­pen­sa­tion pools and eco-accounts and include both pre­sen­ta­tions (and dis­cus­sion) as well as … Con­tinue read­ing

Why did the concept of Biodiversity Offsets become so popular?

“Bio­di­ver­sity” is a buzz­word (and “Bio­di­ver­sity Off­set” is becom­ing one) One rea­son for the pop­u­lar­ity of bio­di­ver­sity off­sets is inher­ent to the term itself: “bio­di­ver­sity” is prob­a­bly one of the most promi­nent buzz­words of the 21st cen­tury (after “sus­tain­abil­ity” at the … Con­tinue read­ing