Business & Philanthropy Climate Forum


Four key pillars set out by the COP28 Presidency

Fast tracking the energy transition & slashing emissions before 2030

Transforming climate finance; delivering on a framework for a new deal

Putting nature, people, lives and livelihoods at the heart of climate action

Mobilizing for the most inclusive COP ever

Explore the opportunities for engagement on this interactive website or access the summary document by downloading it here.




The COP28 Business & Philanthropy Forum provides a platform for the private sector and philanthropy to deliver on climate and biodiversity targets. It also showcases a range of tangible and immediate opportunities for engagement across the four key pillars of COP28, which you can explore below.


Fast-track a just and orderly energy transition

COP28 Coal

Purchase transition credits to accelerate the early retirement of unabated coal-fired power plants, currently responsible for 27% of global energy and industrial emissions
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Energy Transition Accelerator

Commit to fund renewable energy projects to accelerate the energy transition in emerging markets and developing economies
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Enteric Fermentation R&D Accelerator

Join early investors from philanthropy and private sector to accelerate methane mitigation in livestock production
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First Movers Coalition

Join the coalition and commit to purchasing products/services based on clean technologies to support the decarbonization of high emitting industrial sectors
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Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet

Join various partnerships to drive systemic shifts across Distributed Renewable Energy (DRE) and Green Grids in the Global South
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Industry Transition Accelerator

Join the accelerator to help reduce emissions from energy, transport and heavy emitting industries, which account for ~65% of global emissions
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Methane Data to Action Fund

Join early investors from philanthropy, governments and private sector to cut-off methane emissions and drive effective methane policies by leveraging satellite data
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Methane Fund

Join a newly created methane fund (as GP, LP, partner) to help abate 5% of GHG emissions from the O&G industry by 2030
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Combat Super Pollutants

Join a philanthropist fund to address climate super pollutants (black carbon, N2O, ozone, methane) and contribute to prevent 0.5oC of global warming, and prevent 60% of air pollution related mortality.
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Health for Climate

Join the Net Zero movement of leading healthcare organizations and commit to ambitious Net Zero targets across the healthcare systems supply chain.
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Fix climate finance and make it more available, affordable, and accessible

Blended Finance Vehicle

Join as equity or strategic partner in the vehicle that develops climate related projects and businesses in emerging markets and developing economies
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Climate and Nature Moonshots

Sponsor and promote funding of new moonshot innovation projects focused on Coral Restoration and Energy Transition
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Voluntary Carbon Markets

Commit to purchasing high-integrity carbon credits to help scale high-integrity Voluntary Carbon Markets, which are needed to address 40% of emissions by 2030
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Climate Solutions Investment Platform

Join Climate Solutions Investment Platform with a target of $750 Mn to scale companies globally in decarbonization and climate change solutions.
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Innovate for Climate Tech

Join a global coalition with the vision to support development and adoption of climate-tech solutions with a special focus on the Global South
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Focus on people, nature, lives and livelihoods

Financing the Future of Food

Invest in the funding platform to accelerate the development of sustainability rich food systems focusing on the Global South
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First Movers Coalition for Food

Join the coalition and make procurement commitments to transform food supply chains
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Food System Innovation at Scale

Invest to support scale-up of scientifically based and cost-effective solutions to support food systems innovations for low and middle income countries
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Nature Positive for Climate Action

Make a Nature Positive commitment to reduce business impact on climate and revert the catastrophic loss of nature by 2030
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Water Resilience Coalition

Join the Water Resilience Coalition to address 100+ water-stressed basins and elevate global water resilience by 2030
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Foster full inclusivity

COP28 & SME Climate Hub for MENA

Promote the hub aimed at providing SMEs with resources, tools and services to help with their decarbonization journey
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Indigenous Peoples

Join the fund to provide direct financing for Indigenous Peoples and organizations, to help them protect and restore nature and biodiversity
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Join a system that unlocks the Amazon’s trillion-dollar regenerative economy by connecting international financial markets and innovation leaders to the communities on the climate frontlines
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Join the Planet

Commit to the “Join Planet Foundation” and accelerate the restoration and regeneration of degraded  natural ecosystems with social integration in its community and surroundings
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The Climate-related Corporate Performance and Accountability System (CPAS)

Join the framework to commit to gold standards of transparency, integrity and accountability in your company’s journey to Net Zero.
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Skills for a Greener Future

Join the ‘Global Coalition on Skills for a Green Future’, that emphasizes the urgent need for transforming education and training systems and incorporates essential green skills and competencies
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Gender Inclusion

Join the call to action to accelerate climate adaptation and mitigation efforts, systematically addressing the specific demands, needs and vulnerabilities of women and girls across the Global South
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