In December 2014, KfW, the German Development Bank, Conservation International and Finance in Motion set up the Fund. The Fund´s mission is to “promote business and consumption practices that contribute to biodiversity conservation, to the sustainable use of natural resources, and to mitigate climate change and adapt to its impacts, initially in Latin America and the Caribbean and potentially expanding to Africa”.

The Fund pursues this mission by providing financing and/or technical assistance to qualified financial institutions (FIs) and businesses in four focus areas:


  • Sustainable agriculture and agribusiness
  • Sustainable fishery and aquaculture
  • Sustainable forestry
  • Sustainable tourism
Purpose of support 
Project and program implementation
Information on how to...

Find contact points for Investees/Clients here. For an more in-depth overview of the fund, click here.

Climate objective 
Adaptation, Mitigation, Cross-cutting
Sectors and themes 
Agriculture, Forestry and Land-Use, Nature-based Solutions and Ecosystem Services, Waste Management, Water
Type of recipient 
Private sector
Fund size 

USD 748 million cumulative investments made to partner institutions since inception

Trustee or administrator 
Finance in Motion GmbH
Contact information
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