Biodiversity and business

Our sustainable Business & Finance (SBF) programme works with commercial organisations, financial intermediaries, communities, NGOs and governments to address major global challenges to land-use change and biodiversity loss. We work with all actors in commodity supply chains - from producers to buyers and investors - to achieve supply chain transparency and by integrating biodiversity impact into decision-making. We support practices which protect and enhance biodiversity and support local and indigenous communities. 

Who we work with

Sustainable Finance | Sustainable Production | Sustainable Trade and Sourcing | Sustainable Business Initiatives

Our approach

  • Projects - Our multilateral stakeholder projects aim to address challenges to biodiversity at both a sector and a landscape level.
  • Services - Our advisory services aim to support businesses and other stakeholders towards improved sustainability performance and biodiversity best-practice.

We are waiting for you to engage with us so that we can work with your business in an advisory capacity, to form ongoing relationships with you as corporate partners, members or sponsors - and to help you become better and more ethical businesses while also supporting global biodiversity and our wider goals as a charity: to protect species, restore ecosystems, inspire change and help wildlife and people live better together.

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    Toolkit for sustainability

    SPOTT platform

    We're influencing buyers and producers of palm oil, rubber and timber to act more sustainably.

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    Guidance for your business

    Advisory Services

    We provide tailored and practical support on how your business can implement robust ESG management systems which protect natural ecosystems and wildlife.

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    Corporate Partnerships

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