Payments for ecosystem services as an essential condition for transition to sustainable economy

  • Sh. K. Davletova Международная Академия Бизнеса


Currently the majority of ecosystem services have no economical evaluation that causes mismanagement of natural resources related to pollution of the environment and depletion of its resources – negative externalities. In the article, the possibilities of transition to payments for ecosystem services as the way to build sustainable economy are discussed. It is necessary to provide Kazakhstan’s active involvement in programs that elaborate ecosystem payments schemes at the governmental, regional and local levels for their efficient implication, as well as in international ecosystem services partnership.


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How to Cite
DAVLETOVA, Sh. K.. Payments for ecosystem services as an essential condition for transition to sustainable economy. Eurasian Journal of Ecology, [S.l.], v. 38, n. 2/3, jan. 2016. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 26 may 2018.


ecosystem; ecosystem services; payments for ecosystem services; economic evaluation; sustainable economy.