The Coalition drives impact through our projects and outputs, through coordinating collaborative action within our global community, through harmonized communications and though our strategic partnerships.
Since 2015, the Coalition has developed internationally recognised and standardized guidance – including sector-specific and supplementary guides – which are applied by businesses around the world.
We bring together leading actors from across the public, private and third sectors to mainstream approaches and ensure that the value of natural capital, social capital and human capital inform organizational decision-making.
The Coalition helps to shape the development of global standards and policymaking through coordinated action within our community, through working groups, through harmonized consultation responses and through Capitals Coalition Ambassadors.
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The Coalition drives impact through collaborative work programs as well as global partnerships and alliances.
Global Commons Alliance
The Capitals Coalition are members of the Global Commons Alliance, a global partnership between more than 50 of the world’s leading organizations in the fields of philanthropy, science, environment, business, cities and advocacy. Together we scale science-based action to protect people and planet.
Business for Nature
The Capitals Coalition are founding partners of the Business for Nature Coalition, a global coalition demonstrating business action and amplifying a powerful private sector voice calling for governments to reverse nature loss in key international agreements.
Global Goal for Nature
The Capitals Coalition is one of 22 leading non-governmental and intergovernmental organizations who have come together to develop a Global Goal for Nature and to drive ambition in governments, business and society to halt and reverse the loss of nature by 2030.
High-level Business Actions on Nature
Capitals Coalition, in collaboration with Business for Nature, WBCSD, TNFD, Science Based Targets Network, WEF and WWF, have developed actions to provide companies with the key actions they can take to signal they are making meaningful contributions to help reverse nature loss.
Value Accounting Network
The Value Accounting Network advances the role of value accounting in decision-making, governance and disclosure. The members of the Value Accounting Network collaborate, harmonize and build consistency in the value accounting space and in how it is applied within organizations.
Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures
Capitals Coalition is a knowledge partner of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) supporting its task of developing a risk management and disclosure framework for nature-related risks. This framework will provide companies and investors with decision-useful information to help shift the flow of global capital to nature-positive outcomes.
Nature-based Solutions Initiative
The Nature-based Solutions Initiative originally brought together a consortium of 20 organisations to develop clear definitions and guiding principles around NbS to inform Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.
In May 2020 the guidelines were adopted by the Together With Nature campaign, a call to corporate leaders to commit to four principles for investing in nature-based solutions.
The Capitals Hubs are formed by communities of practitioners that develop and scale the capitals approach within specific regional or national contexts or within industries or sectors.
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