Partners in Finance
Anthropocene Fixed Income Initiative
AFII is a non-profit think tank/research body to take a markets’ based approach to positive climate impact in fixed income markets. By influencing the buy and sell decisions by bond portfolio managers and traders out there that AFII works to change cost-of-capital in favor of a sustainable future. Bulb Foundation provides core support for this new organisation.
Boston University Global Development Policy Center
The GDP is a university-wide research center focused on global development that puts a premium on global engagement to generate concrete policy and insert it into the global discourse. Bulb Foundation’s support is focused on their new initiative that pulls together Global South think tanks to provide technical and policy recommendations to the IMF to ensure investments support an environmentally and socially sustainable development path in the global south post-covid. The Foundation’s funding has been allocated to support the Global South organisations’ participation.
Africa, Asia, Latin America
Both ENDS works with partner NGOs across the world to put an end to export credit agencies funding fossil fuel projects that often benefit investors at the expense of people in the Global South. Bulb Foundation’s support has been targeted at Both ENDS’ work on ending European Export Credit Agencies’ investment in fossil fuel projects throughout the Global South.
An independent financial think tank carrying out in-depth analysis on the impact of transitioning away from fossil fuels on capital markets and potential investment.
Coalition to turn the Federal Reserve Green
A coalition to get US financial regulators, who currently provide little support for climate-related disclosure or regulation and continue to support the fossil fuel industry, to actively hasten the clean-energy transition. This work will be done by a coalition led by 350.org that includes Public Citizen, Americans for Financial Reform, Evergreen Action, Democracy Collaborative, Action Center on Race & the Economy (ACRE), Sierra Club, Sunrise Project and Friends of the Earth. Bulb Foundation provides core support for this work to ensure that its members are able to dedicate time and resources to the effort.
An independent climate change think tank working to speed up the world’s transition to a low-carbon economy. As experts on climate diplomacy and energy policy, they build the broad-based coalitions necessary to deliver a safe climate, bring impartiality to an extremely polarised discussion, and hold policymakers to account on their promises. Bulb Foundation supports E3G’s work in the areas of the intersection between finance, trade and digitalisation, and climate change.
Europe, Global, UK