Since it formed in 1995, the Foundation has disbursed more than $4 million in grants and provided more than 14,000 hours of technical and professional pro bono support to more than 200 organizations around the globe.

The ERM Foundation was established to enable ERM and its employees to provide technical, fundraising and volunteer support for non-profit organizations and social enterprises that share our commitment to creating a more sustainable and equitable world. The ERM Foundation focuses on areas that align with the professional expertise and interests of ERM employees:

  • Low carbon development   
  • Conservation and biodiversity
  • Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)
  • Environmental education
  • Empowering women and girls (cross-cutting theme)

The ERM Foundation is committed to making a measurable contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs provide a framework to help us understand and report on the contributions we are making to the global sustainable development agenda.

Learn more in the ERM Foundation 2020 Annual Review

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Watch a short film about the ERM Foundation’s response to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which were adopted at a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015 with the objective of ending poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring prosperity for all as part of their sustainable development agenda.

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