International banks National Australia Bank and Rabobank Group increased their commitment to work towards a more stable world economy today with the announcement of their groundbreaking endorsement of a finance sector declaration on natural capital at a meeting in London. The two banks were first to express their support for the Natural Capital Declaration, which is now open to signatures. By endorsing the declaration, financial institutions re-affirm the importance of natural capital in maintaining a sustainable global economy, and call upon the private and public sectors to work together to create the conditions necessary to maintain and enhance natural capital as a critical economic, ecological and social asset. More information here.