Data for Decision Making
To create the conditions for change, we first find the evidence to support it.
Experts in economic research we can shed light on and help you address your natural resource impacts and dependencies. If you want to generate data or have it interpreted to inform decision making, we can help you have impact through information
Nature-based solutions, regenerative and agroecological farming
Supporting agri-food companies, NGOs, development banks in assessing land degradation hotspots, understanding the underlying drivers of land re/and degeneration.
Advise and co-design of optimal land restoration strategies, along with ex-ante and ex-post evaluations of the impacts the interventions on natural and human capital.
Natural capital and ecosystem service valuation
Offering natural capital and ecosystem service valuation to help organizations identify, measure and value their impacts and dependencies on natural capital and integrate the value of nature into decision making. In undertaking natural capital assessments, we use state of the art technology in data collection, biophysical modelling, remote sensing and statistical analysis. We have also enjoyed contributing to the development of the Natural Capital Protocol.
Earth observations, data analytics and scenario planning
Analysis of land productivity, farmland profitability, water and carbon cycles and how these respond to changes in land use practices.
Future scenario development to model land use and climate change, and guide policy makers in envisioning the transformations needed for halting nature loss and mitigating climate change.
Circular economy strategies
Delivery of economic feasibility assessments of circular economy strategies to promote sustainable consumption and resource stewardship, and help close funding gaps.
Working with SMEs to align business priorities with changing industry and consumer trends, and showcase how the adoption of circular economy initiatives can reduce costs and generate new revenue streams.
Execution of social and environmental impact assessments that can be used to generate robust baselines, credible monitoring, evaluation and learning plans of project stakeholders.
From evaluation design and research to measuring outcomes and program impact, we can help you reflect on your sustainability journey and advise on how you can evolve as you move forward.
Policy design, resource mobilization and innovative finance
Providing expertise in the design of market-based and regulatory instruments, and rural policies, to mobilize resources in support of a nature-positive and decarbonised economy.