06th - 11th October 2016
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Special session - Does Nature Have a Price?

Monday 11th October 2010 from 19h00 to 21h00
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre

Supported by the Ministry of Research and Higher education
And in partnership with Le Monde

Financial capital or human capital are the foundation of all economic equations. Natural capital has never been really taken into account. However, biodiversity has a cost and a value also. Therefore, who pays and who benefits from it? What are the economics of ecosystem protection? Isn't the battle for biodiversity only an issue of power and money?

Going Green

Directed by
Alexandra Posada
Produced by
Dev.tv, One Planet Pictures

Documentary, Spain, United States, India, Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Colombia, 2009, 132 min

The triple crisis (climate, energy and finance) invites governments to seriously consider the green economy as the future of sustainable development.


Debate with :

  • Laurence Caramel, Le Monde daily journalist
  • Laurent Piermont, CDC biodiversity CEO
  • Odile Gauthier, director of water and biodiversity at the Directorate General of planning, housing and nature of the Ministry of Ecology
  • Xavier Le Roux, director of the Foundation for Research on biodiversity

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