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Conservation Finance Working Group

Conservation Finance

Conservation Finance marshals the power of private wealth to address conservation needs by developing investment products that generate profits and deliver environmental returns. This working group focuses on creating new, long-term, diversified sources of revenues supporting biodiversity conservation through innovative investment products, providing financial returns and targeting private investors. Specific challenges to be addressed include green infrastructure and sustainable timberland, agriculture, and fisheries.


Working Group Leader:

  • John Tobin-de la Puente, professor of practice at the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs


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