Conservation International (CI)
Based in Arlington, Virginia with offices globally.
“Conservation International protects perhaps humanity’s biggest ally in the fight against climate change: nature.”
Details of CI’s climate activities are here: www.conservation.org/priorities/climate-change
Links with Business on Climate Change
CI obtains a relatively high portion of funding from the corporate sector and maintains the Center for Environmental Leadership in Business which takes up 9% of its $153MN 2017 budget. This center partners with a range of companies including Chevron, ExxonMobil, Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsui & Co, Shell International, Toyota. Within this, CI has a Business & Sustainability Council which includes ExxonMobil, Chevron, Bayer, Bechtel, Northrop Grumman, Shell International, Walmart and United Airlines, described by CI as “corporate sustainability leaders advancing global solutions for the pressing environmental challenges we face”.