Synchronicity Earth

Synchronicity Earth is a charitable foundation with an ambitious vision: a sustainable planet that values the interconnectivity and interdependence of all living things.

About Us

Synchronicity Earth was established in November 2009 with an ambitious vision: a sustainable planet that values the interconnectivity and interdependence of all living things. Our mission is to scale up and deepen the impact of environmental philanthropy and to deliver effective solutions to some of the biggest problems of our time. We work to identify global priorities for conservation, gaps … more

Highlights

Virunga’s future remains tenuous

We have blogged previously about worrying plans for oil exploration within Virunga, Africa’s oldest and most biodiverse National Park, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At the beginning of March, the Prime Minister of the DRC announced that his government wants to find a way to explore for oil in Virunga and will engage in negotiations with UNESCO … more

The Limits of Growth revisited

On 10th March, 2015, Zoological Society London hosted a discussion entitled ‘Are Economic Growth and Biodiversity Conservation Compatible?’ Moderating, and providing an overview of biodiversity trends since the 1970s, Jonathan Baillie – Director of ZSL Conservation Programmes and Synchronicity Earth advisor – highlighted a key insight from analyses of data: species declines slow as societies become more developed. But does … more