The Nature Conservancy

Founding Year: 1951

Staff: 4000

Budget: $600m

Mark Tercek (President and CEO)

The “global environmental nonprofit” is the world’s “leading conservation organization.” It impacts “conservation in 72 countries and territories: 38 by direct conservation impact and 34 through partners”, working “to protect ecologically important lands and waters.”

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The Nature Conservancy contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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