Financing Nature: Closing the Biodiversity Financing Gap


The Nature Conservancy, the Paulson Institute and the Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability will release a landmark study on September 17 that reveals the global need for conservation finance and lays out a roadmap for mobilizing resources for nature at a transformational scale.

TNC’s Andrew Deutz is ​a lead author on this research, a body of work which underscores how healthy societies and healthy economies rely on a healthy planet. The findings can help us chart a better course for all life in the decade ahead.

The event is headlined by Hank Paulson and Jennifer Morris, with a stellar group of panelists. See the event invitation details below and stay tuned to Connect for an overview of the report findings, including links to multi-language promo content provided by Global Communications, the Latin America region and so many others to support amplification of this pivotal study. 

Register here (English) 

Register here (Spanish translation)

Keynotes by:

·        Jennifer Morris, Chief Executive Officer, The Nature Conservancy

·        Henry M. PaulsonJr., Chairman, Paulson Institute, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary

Speakers include:

  • ModeratorGillian Tett, Chair of the Editorial Board & Editor-At-Large, US of The Financial Times
  • Tom Lovejoy, Senior Fellow, The United Nations Foundation
  • Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
  • Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank 

Closing remarks: Andrew Karolyi, Deputy Dean & Dean of Academic Affairs