GIZ ValuES - Method Profile: Participatory economic valuation methods

There is no clear definition of participatory economic valuation methods. wo common features can be identified: a concern with reflecting stakeholders’ own perceptions, references and categories of value, and efforts to ensure that ecosystem service users and beneficiaries are directly involved in the valuation process. This p rofile focuses specifically on methods which aim to come up with estimates of the economic value of ecosystem services using participatory techniques.

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