Evaluation of the economic impact of environmental degradation in the state of Ceará, Brazil, 2017

Client: Secretariat of the Environment (SEMA) – Government of the State of Ceará, The World Bank

Partners: Aquino – Consortium Leader, Barcelona Brazil Group

Evaluation of the economic impact of environmental degradation promoted by economic activities and natural effects (such as climate change and natural disasters), inserted in the following State Hydrographic Basins: Fortaleza Metropolitan Basin, Acaraú Basin and Salgado Basin. The Environmental Secretariat – SEMA does not have a technician with specific knowledge to evaluate the economic value of each natural environment that makes up the State and that has been suffering from environmental degradation caused by disorderly economic growth and the natural effects of climate change and natural disasters. The company will prepare material (booklet and compendium) for a Seminar to launch the final results of the cost of environmental degradation in the state of Ceará.