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Acclimatise Partnerships

The Collider

Innovative climate solutions must be grounded in the best science and speak the language of business. But every day, businesses, and communities are making billions of dollars of decisions without this vital information. That’s where the Collider comes in. Headquartered in “Climate City” — Asheville, North Carolina, USA — The Collider is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that exists to bring together diverse expertise and stimulate a new industry: climate products and services. Acclimatise is an inaugural member of The Collider.

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Climate-KIC

Climate-KIC is one of three Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) created in 2010 by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). The EIT is an EU body whose mission is to create sustainable growth. Climate-KIC supports this mission by addressing climate change mitigation and adaptation. They integrate education, entrepreneurship and innovation resulting in connected, creative transformation of knowledge and ideas into economically viable products or services that help to mitigate climate change. Acclimatise is proud to be a member of Climate-KIC.

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Climalia

Climalia provides specialised services on climate change and resilience, with a focus on policy advice for the most vulnerable countries. It was founded in 2014 as the first start-up company on climate adaptation in Italy. Climalia’s staff are experienced in supporting developing countries, in particular least developing countries and small island states, in the context of international climate diplomacy under the UNFCCC, as well as in the implementation of key climate instruments such as Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to the Paris Agreement. Acclimatise and Climalia are in a strategic partnership enabling both companies to extend their skills, expertise and services in key areas for adaptation.

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The Global Center on Adaptation

The Global Center on Adaptation advances bold actions to help societies across the world become more resilient to climate-related threats. We act as a solutions broker, bringing together governments, the private sector, civil society, intergovernmental bodies, and knowledge institutions that can address the obstacles slowing down adaptation action. The Global Center builds on, improves, and accelerates breakthrough solutions that catalyze transformation at scale and at speed. Acclimatise is a founding partner of the Center.

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The Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Acclimatise is an Associate Member of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO). Acclimatise joins the GEO Member governments and participating organisations in informing the development and implementation of the GEO Work Programme. The GEO is an intergovernmental partnership that improves the availability, access and use of Earth observations for a sustainable planet. Promoting open, coordinated and sustained data sharing and infrastructure for better research, the GEO offers all countries the opportunity to benefit from collective knowledge, expertise and skills to develop national Earth observations programmes.

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The Principles for Responsible Investment

The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment. It works to understand the investment implications of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors and to support its international network of investor signatories in incorporating these factors into their investment and ownership decisions. The PRI acts in the long-term interests of its signatories, of the financial markets and economies in which they operate and ultimately of the environment and society as a whole.

The PRI is truly independent. It encourages investors to use responsible investment to enhance returns and better manage risks, but does not operate for its own profit; it engages with global policymakers but is not associated with any government; it is supported by, but not part of, the United Nations.

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The Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure

Acclimatise is an official supporter of the Financial Stability Board’s (FSB) Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). The TCFD is developing voluntary, consistent climate-related financial risk disclosures for use by companies in providing information to investors, lenders, insurers, and other stakeholders. The Task Force considers the physical, liability and transition risks associated with climate change and what constitutes effective financial disclosures across industries. The work and recommendations of the Task Force helps companies understand what financial markets want from disclosure in order to measure and respond to climate change risks, and encourage firms to align their disclosures with investors’ needs.

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2° Investing Initiative

The 2° Investing Initiative is an international, non-profit think tank promoting the integration of climate goals in investment strategies and financial regulations. Based in Paris, New York, Berlin, and London, we have a multi-stakeholder governance and funding structure, with representatives from a diverse array of financial institutions, regulators/policymakers, NGOs, academia, and consultants/technical experts. Founded in 2012, we coordinate the world’s largest research projects on climate metrics in financial markets, with more than 40 research partners in the public, private, and philanthropic sectors, and over €3 million re-granted to research partners to date.

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