Conservation finance

  • United States
  • 05/21/2019
  • White Case

Conservation International (CI) has been protecting nature for more than 30 years, working through a combination of science, policy and partnerships. The scope of its work requires significant financial investment, driving its Conservation Finance Division to constantly seek innovative mechanisms for public, private and crowd financing. We have worked with CI on multiple initiatives for 15 years, and in 2018 more than 30 lawyers in ten offices were engaged on a variety of funding initiatives for CI.

“While, at first glance, it wasn’t clear to me how a global corporate law firm could support a conservation organization, our use of increasingly sophisticated financing solutions has made the involvement of White & Case invaluable to our long-term success,” noted Romas Garbaliauskas, Senior Legal Advisor for CI’s Conservation Finance Division. (continue)...

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