ELD CAMPUS

Module: Steps of an ELD study

Learning objectives: 

  • Understand the theoretical framework behind ELD studies- comparing scenarios of inaction with scenarios of action in economic terms
  • Be able to explain the difference between a financial and an economic (total value) cost-benefit analysis
  • Have a basic understanding of the different steps of an ELD study

Contents:

  • The theoretical framework behind the approach
  • The difference between a financial and an economic (total value) cost-benefit analysis
  • The stepwise (6+1) approach of ELD
    • Step 1: Inception
    • Step 2: Geographical characteristics
    • Step 3: Types of ecosystem services
    • Step 4: Role of ecosystem services and economic valuation
    • Step 5: Patterns and pressures
    • Step 6: Cost-benefit analysis and decision-making
    • Step 6+1: Take action- change, adapt, facilitate

Estimated duration of the lecture: 

30 minutes

Estimated time for further studies:

1-2 hours (lecture of the entire ELD Initiative: User Guide)

RESOURCES

  • Lecture: Steps of an ELD study

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