Training is a key component of our projects
We work closely together with our clients to deliver results that fit their strategy and daily practice. To successfully implement research products and recommendations in the long run, a basic understanding of key underlying concepts and approaches is necessary. This is why training is a key component of our projects.
Focus on urgent issues
Our training programs for organizations and individuals treat the following topics:
- Economic valuation of ecosystem services and its use for sustainable development
- Impact and dependence of business on natural capital
- Sustainable financing of nature conservation, biodiversity and protected areas
- Measuring and monitoring the impact of sustainable investments and nature conservation
- Stakeholder engagement to implement nature conservation and sustainable development solutions
Highest quality standards
We develop our training sessions and courses in close collaboration with the VU University in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, thus ensuring the highest quality standards. On complementary topics, we work with an international network of highly skilled experts. We align with ISO standards 14007 Environmental management and 14008 Monetary valuation of environmental impacts and related environmental aspects.
We provide professionals in the private sector with training in the use of the Natural Capital Protocol, among other internationally validated protocols.
Wolfs Company is a member of the SDG House, the Capitals Coalition and the Ecosystem Services Partnership.
As a strategic advisor of MPAConnect, Wolfs Company has worked with multiple Marine Protected Area (MPA) managers from the Wider Caribbean to strengthen their business plans and capacities for sustainable financing. The MPAConnect network MPAConnect
“Using Wolfs’ new financial planning tool has helped us to clearly identify financial gaps, and the challenge is to continually find ways of diversifying our funding sources. We have a great start with generating our own
The Toledo Institute for Development and Environment (TIDE) in Belize and the Roatan Marine Park (RMP) in Honduras are two of the organisations managing Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in the Mesoamerican Reef (MAR) region. Wolfs
In 2017, Wolfs Company and the VU University Amsterdam supported capacity building activities in Belize by implementing a comprehensive Natural Resources Valuation (NRV) training program for more than 20 government officials and representatives of Belizean
BEST 2.0 – Capacity Building and Increased Financing for Monitoring Programmes for Coral Reefs in the Turks and Caicos Islands
In 2017, Wolfs Company received a Small Swift Grant under the BEST 2.0 Programme, funded by the European Commission, to implement the project “Capacity Building and Increased Financing for Long Term Monitoring Programmes for Coral