CDC Biodiversité

Corporate ownership

CDC Biodiversité is part of Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC).

Quick description

CDC Biodiversité is a French public institution dedicated to biodiversity conservation and sustainable development. It operates under the umbrella of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC), a French public financial institution, and focuses specifically on projects and initiatives aimed at preserving biodiversity and promoting ecological sustainability. Its activities may include investing in biodiversity-related projects, providing financial support to conservation efforts, and collaborating with various stakeholders to advance biodiversity protection goals in France and beyond.

They notably developped the Global Biodiversity Score, one of the most commonly used metrics for assessing corporates and investors impacts on the environment. 

Sustainable finance associated use case

  • Physical Risk (Chronic Risk (Biodiversity Loss, Biodiversity Dependency))
  • Footprint (Nature (Land Use))

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Credit : This tool has been made in the context of the EquipEx+ ANR-21-ESRE-0036:

Special thanks to Maria VILLALONGA, Thibaud BARREAU and all other contributors.