Towards a Common International Classification of Ecosystem Services (CICES) for Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting
Documents relating to V5.1
Version 5.1 Spreadsheet
The Simple Tool for looking at equivalences with MA and TEEB was developed as part of the EU-funded OpenNESS Project, but is no longer available, although the description is accessible using the link.
Report on Consultation prepared for the European Environment Agency, January 2013
The feedback prepared on the Revision of the SEEA can be found by following this link.
Response on initial proposals for CICES Version 4 by UNSD can be found by following this link
Consultation Documents, August-December 2012
The informal response to the 2012 Briefing Note can be downloaded via this link:
The version 4.1 of CICES can be downloaded via this link:
The 2012 Consultation Briefing Note can be downloaded via this link:
The document this includes the classification but as only as a pdf table.
However, CICES V4 can also be downloaded as an Excel Spreadsheet
- A copy of the proposal presented to the UNSD in Rio 2012 can be downloaded via this link: UNCEEA-7-10.
- A copy of the paper prepared for discussion at the expert meeting on ecosystem accounts organised by the UNSD, the EEA and the World Bank, London, December 2011 can be downloaded by following this link
DRAFT PROPOSAL: As preparation for the e-forum and the discussions hosted by the EEA in December 2009, a draft report was prepared setting out some initial ideas and opportunities. It can be downloaded by following this link.
CROSS-TABULATIONS WITH UN STANDARD PRODUCT AND ACTIVITY CLASSIFICATIONS: As an exploratory exercise the broad CICES service groups were cross-tabulated against the UN Standards ISIC (V4), CPC (V2) and COICOP.
These can be inspected in a spreadsheet that can be downloaded by following this link.
Note, the cross-tabulations are speculative and indicated merely to suggest how links can be made.
SUMMARIES OF 2009-10 e-FORUM DISCUSSION:
A copy of the proposal presented to the UNSD in June 2010 can be downloaded via this link
A copy of the proposal presented to the UNSD in Rio 2012 can be downloaded via this link.