Strategic plan 2023—2025

For our natural world, for a safe climate, there’s no time to waste.

Climate Change Funding Framework

Solving the climate crisis through strategic philanthropy.

Project Clearinghouse

53 projects worth $13 million proceeded because of members contributing funding through the Project Clearinghouse in 2021/22.

7 Megatrends

The urgency of the intertwined climate and biodiversity challenges has never been clearer. How society responds will set the scene for future generations and literally for life on Earth.

Knowledge and insights

Federal budget 2022/23

7 November 2022

On 25 October, Federal Treasurer Jim Chalmers delivered his government’s first budget. It’s…

Farewell Craig Connelly

24 October 2022

Over his seven-year tenure as CEO of The Ian Potter Foundation, Craig Connelly…

People, place, planet

20 September 2022

AEGN CEO Amanda Martin OAM shares key take-aways from Philanthropy Australia’s national conference.

Vale Anne Kantor AO

19 September 2022

On 14 September 2022, our dear friend and colleague Anne Kantor AO died…

Meet our members

Risk and reward

Simon Holmes à Court’s name has become synonymous with Climate 200, the fundraising…

Tree change

Jim and Heather Phillipson’s commitment to regenerating a beef cattle farm in Gippsland,…

A force for nature

As funders, how do we best empower environmental organisations to succeed? If anyone…

The passion of a lifetime

Sydney-based AEGN member, Josette Wunder, has dedicated her life to protecting the natural…


AEGN hosted

Action for our oceans

Friday 9 December
9.45am to 11.00am AEDT
AEGN is thrilled to facilitate a small gathering with Chuck and Jonathan(Oceans 5),…

AEGN hosted

AEGN & ALCA Forum: Collective impact, common agenda

Monday 24 October
9.30am to 1.30pm AEDT
Join AEGN, along with ALCA and Global Stewardship Exchange delegates to hear why…

Become a member

Harnessing the power of philanthropy to protect our environment and build a sustainable future.