Conservation International

Founding Year: 1987

Staff: 1000

Budget: $ 160m

M. Sanjayan (CEO)

Is an American nonprofit environmental organization that uses a “strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration” to empower “societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature and global biodiversity for the well-being of humanity.” CI has over 30 global offices and works with over 2000 partners around the world to locate and secure the critical benefits that nature provides to humanity, such as food, fresh water, livelihoods and a stable climate.


Areas of interest:

  • Protecting nature for climate
  • Conserving oceans
  • Nature-based development
  • Innovation in science and finance



Conservation International contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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