Conservation has historically been funded through public finance, foreign development aid and private philanthropy. By contrast, Conservation Capital is championing the use of returns-driven investment discipline.
This recognises not only that traditional funding sources are increasingly insufficient, but also a number of important strategic benefits created by engaging with conservation enterprise in this way. Conservation Capital helped design and develop the first conservation enterprise investment funds in both Africa and Europe.
These are pioneering new and more efficient ways of allocating financial capital to conservation development.
We design and develop businesses that are commercially robust but also deliver meaningful conservation outcomes. Read more...