As pressures on global natural capital intensify, Conservation Capital is developing new business and investment mechanisms for its conservation. We call this 'conservation enterprise'.
We are a pioneering and impact-driven company, responding to new conservation opportunities. Our work responds to three core dynamics:
Conservation Landscapes: To survive, the world’s remaining natural landscapes need to prove their economic, social and political case. They have significant potential in this regard, but it remains largely unrealized.
Commercial Enterprise: Considerable scope exists for creating or re-engineering business models to actively support biodiversity conservation. This can and should be combined with generating sustainable profits.
Investment Finance: Demand for conservation finance significantly exceeds available supply. There is an urgent need for new private sector investment mechanisms to supplement traditional public and philanthropic channels.
Conservation enterprise and related finance are becoming an essential focus for any modern conservation development initiative. Read more...