A selection of Earthmind's partnering organisations including clients and donors

A Rocha International

United Kingdom

Verified Conservation Area Registry

Biodiversity and Ecoystem Services Network


Voluntary conservation; Conservation finance; Earthmind is a UNDP BES-Net Network Partner

Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme

United States

Conservation and business; now closed, but Earthmind was a member of its Advisory Group

Coalition for Private Investment in Conservation


Conservation finance; Earthmind is a member of CPIC

Convention on Biological Diversity


Voluntary conservation; Conservation finance; CBD Secretariat a founding member of the VCA Alliance


EU Business @ Biodiversity Platform


VCA Platform; Conservation finance; Earthmind is a member of the EU B@B Platform

Global Footprint Network

United States

Founding member for the VCA Alliance

Group on Earth Observations


Earthmind is a participating organisation of GEO

Guinea Alumina Corporation

République de Guinée

Corporate biodiversity responsibility; IFC PS6

International Union for Conservation of Nature


Blue economy; Conservation business & finance; Senior economic advisor for the IUCN Marine Programme

IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management


Voluntary conservation, business and biodiversity; Earthmind members of CEM groups on business, disaster risk reduction, and restoration

IUCN Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy


Conservation and business; Earthmind membership in CEESP specialist groups on business and trade

IUCN Species Survival Commission


Wildlife economy; SSC membership engaged in enabling sustainable wildlife trade

IUCN Sustainable Use and Livelihoods Specialist Group


Wildlife economy; Membership of SSC/CEESP SULi and its working groups on CITES and hunting


IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas


Protected area valuation and finance; verified conservation areas and the Green List

Landscapes for People, Food and Nature

United States

Earthmind is a LPFN strategic partner supporting voluntary area-base conservation

Ministry of Environment and Forestry


Founding partner of the VCA Alliance

Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management

The Netherlands

Lead donor for the VCA project including GMD 2010, the Green Development Initiative, and the Verified Conservation Areas Registry

Natural Capital Coalition

Conservation, business & finance; Earthmind is a member of the Natural Capital Coalition



Conservation economics; Earthmind is a member of the CBD/UNDP/UNEP NBSAP Forum

Nord Stream 2


Corporate biodiversity responsibility, Earthmind served as the company's strategic biodiversity advisor


Shell Nigeria


Collaborated with Shell Nigeria on development of a UNDP/GEF project on mainstreaming biodiversity in the oil and gas sector in the Niger Delta

South Stream Transport


Corporate biodiversity responsibility; Earthmind served as a biodiversity mitigation auditor for the pipeline project

UN Development Progamme

United States

Conservation, business & finance; Inputs into UNDP work on biodiversity responsibility in the oil and gas sector in Nigeria and Russia

UN Environment Programme


Provided expert inputs into projects such as trade and the environment,  implementing the Nagoya Protocol in Myanmar, and diversifying the wildlife economy in Kenya

Vale Mozambique


Biodiversity mitigation auditor services for a coal mine railway expansion project

Wildlife Ranching South Africa

South Africa

Wildlife economy; voluntary conservation; partnered on workshops on the economics of wildlife ranching

Yemen LNG Company


Corporate biodiversity responsibility, verified conservation areas; Earthmind chaired the IUCN/Yemen LNG Independent Review Panel