Research and Advocacy

We further the understanding of sustainability in natural resource and energy industries through publications in leading industry academic journals, industry reports, consultancy projects and bespoke research for governments, multilateral institutions and industry.

We work with some of the world’s largest multilateral institutions, governments, and world-leading impact investors to support them to understand the sustainability of natural resources and energy projects and deliver change to increase the sustainable contribution from these sectors while managing downside risks.  

Rigorous research to develop actionable insights   

Scenario analysis to identify possible plausible futures to understand the present better  

Advocacy campaigns to action the insights developed through research 

We recognise that managing risks due to various environmental and anthropogenic uncertainties such as climate change, water scarcity, and energy unavailability, land resource degradation, political unrest, the social licence to operate is essential for achieving our strategic objectives. We work with organisations on bottom-up and top-down innovative approaches through scoping, identifying, evaluating and managing risks.