Giving trends

In this Environment and Climate Change Giving Trends 2022 report we provide Australia’s most comprehensive assessment of the trends in philanthropic giving to the environment and climate change.

Climate Change Funding Framework

Solving the climate crisis — Opportunities for strategic philanthropy in Australia. This is a member only resource. Non-members can contact us for a discussion.

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.

Performance review 2021

Every three years, we conduct a major member survey. The results indicate that the AEGN is continuing to make a strong and positive contribution to environmental and climate philanthropy in Australia,


AEGN hosted

Restoration nation

Thursday 26 May
12.00pm to 1.15pm
Join Brendan Foran, CEO of Greening Australia and James Watson, Professor of Conservation…

AEGN hosted

Election climate wrap

Tuesday 7 June
3.00pm to 4.30pm AEDT
Hear leaders in the climate movement dissect what the election results mean for…

Meet our members

The passion of a lifetime

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

Bold, impactful philanthropy

The Myer Foundation has been giving to the environment for more than 60…

Backing good people doing good work

After 30 years of making the world of difference by supporting organisations around…

Action on climate change

Keith and Jeannette Ince are an open, friendly couple with a lively interest…

Become a member

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

Knowledge and insights

Vision for our future

2 May 2022

In the lead up to the 2022 federal election, learn what the environment…

Environmental and Climate Change Giving Trends 2022

16 March 2022

The urgency of climate and biodiversity challenges has never been clearer: 2020 was…

Floods in New South Wales and Queensland

8 March 2022

We are in a historic moment for climate action. The decisions we make…

7 megatrends in environmental and climate change philanthropy

3 March 2022

The urgency of the intertwined climate and biodiversity challenges has never been clearer.