The We Mean Business Coalition brings together a group of nonprofit organizations collaborating to accelerate an inclusive transition to a net-zero economy. These seven founding partners deliver key initiatives and activities that are central to driving business ambition, action and advocacy.
The Coalition supports and is supported by a network of organizations that share our vision of halving emissions by 2030.
- Asset Owners Disclosure Project
- Biofuture Platform
- Business Environment Council
- Business for Nature
- Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition
- CEM EVI
- Climate Leadership Coalition (Finland)
- Clean Energy Ministerial
- Climate and Clean Air Coalition
- Climate Briefing Services
- Confederation of Indian Industries
- Diga Communications
- Energy Transitions Commission
- Forum for the Future
- Haga Initiative
- Hoffman Centre
- International Renewable Energy Agency
- Mission 2020
Generously supported by
The IKEA Foundation (Stichting IKEA Foundation) works to create a better everyday life for the many people. As the philanthropic arm of INGKA Foundation, the owner of the Ingka Group of companies, IKEA Foundation focuses on improving the lives of vulnerable children by enabling their families to create sustainable livelihoods, and to fight and cope with climate change.
About the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation: The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is a nonpartisan, private charitable foundation that advances ideas and supports institutions to promote a better world. For more than 50 years, it has supported efforts to advance education for all, preserve the environment, improve lives and livelihoods in developing countries, promote women’s health and economic well-being, support vibrant performing arts, strengthen Bay Area communities and make the philanthropy sector more effective. On the web at www.hewlett.org.
The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) is an independent philanthropic organisation, with offices in Addis Ababa, Beijing, London, Nairobi and New Delhi. Established in 2003, CIFF works with a wide range of partners seeking to transform the lives of children and adolescents in developing countries. Areas of work include maternal and child health, adolescent sexual health, nutrition, education, deworming, tackling child slavery and exploitation, and supporting smart ways to slow down and stop climate change.
Amazon Founded in 1994 with the mission to be the Earth’s most customer-centric company, Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. As the co-founder and first signatory of The Climate Pledge – a commitment to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2040 – Amazon is also committed to building a sustainable business for its customers and the planet. Learn more at sustainability.aboutamazon.com and theclimatepledge.com.
Verizon Communications Inc. is one of the world’s leading providers of technology, communications, information and entertainment products and services. Citizen Verizon is the company’s responsible business plan for economic, environmental and social advancement. Citizen Verizon empowers Verizon to deliver on its mission to move the world forward through action by expanding digital access and resources, protecting the climate, and ensuring people have the skills needed for jobs of the future. Through Citizen Verizon, and the key pillars of Digital Inclusion, Climate Protection and Human Prosperity, the company is committed to providing 10 million youths with digital skills training by 2030, supporting 1 million small businesses with resources to help them thrive in the digital economy by 2030, achieving carbon neutrality in its operations by 2035, and preparing 500,000 individuals for jobs of the future by 2030. Learn more at CitizenVerizon.com.