Banksia Natural Capital Award

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BANKSIA NATURAL CAPITAL AWARD

The Banksia Natural Capital Award recognises demonstrated leadership and excellence in valuing, measuring, managing and investing in Australia’s natural capital with the same rigor that we manage all of society’s capital. (Natural Capital refers to all living things and the biological, chemical and physical systems that support them)

 Key Areas of this Award: Natural Resource Management, Ecosystems, Water, Soil, Land, Stakeholder Engagement, Conservation, Biodiversity.

Entries are sought from: Government, Business, Community, Industry, Educational Institutions, Individuals, Regions

The winner will;

  • Not only improve natural capital but will also demonstrate the broader economic, social and environmental returns arising from good natural capital management;
  • Undertake research or stakeholder engagement activities to improve Australia’s understanding of the value of natural capital in underpinning the well-being of society; and
  • Incorporate natural capital valuation (qualitative and/or quantitative) and/or accounting into any decision-making processes.

Your submission needs to address the following 6 criteria:

1.     PROFILE

Compile an organisational profile including where relevant, the organisation’s culture, structure and position within the community or marketplace.

2.     OBJECTIVES

Define the need for this program/initiative and outline your objectives and key performance indicators.

3.     METHODOLOGY 

Define the methodology, processes and resources used.

4.     OUTCOMES

Describe and measure your key achievements, detailing the impact you’re having. Provide results and where applicable compare against current initiatives and any industry standards.

5.     INNOVATION

Detail the innovative aspects of this program/initiative by highlighting any breakthroughs, creative thought or exciting developments.

6.     FUTURE PROSPECTS

What now? What are the expectations and strategies for this program /initiative going forward?


 
 The Banksia Natural Capital Award is proudly sponsored by NAB.
 

To view the full criteria for this Award Category as well as hints, FAQ’S and entry fees, please request the relevant Entry Kit via the link below.