Future Earth, including its Secretariat based in five Global Hubs and seven Regional Centres and Offices and its National Structures, is funded by a range of private and public foundations, government agencies, universities and other groups.

Total funding for the five global hubs of Future Earth for year 2 (April 2016 to March 2017) was 5.5 million EUR.

For more detailed information on our finances, see our 2016-2017 Annual Report.

Future Earth would like to thank the following funders for their generous contributions in supporting research for global sustainability. This is a partial list of our funders and will be updated on an ongoing basis:

Montreal Global Hub Funders

  • Réseau des Universités du Québec
  • Fond de Recherche du Québec (FRQ)
  • Montréal International
  • Concordia University
  • Université de Montréal
  • McGill University
  • Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
  • Laval University
  • Polytechnique Montréal
  • Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS)
  • Ouranos
  • Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR)
  • Ministère des Relations Internationales du Québec
  • Ville de Montréal
  • Dentons

Swedish Global Hub Funders

  • The Swedish Ministry of Environment (via Swedish Research Council, FORMAS)
  • The Swedish Ministry of Higher Education and Research (via the Swedish Research Council Vetenskapsrådet)
  • The Erling-Persson Family Foundation
  • European Space Agency
  • Vinnova
  • IPCC (for 2016 workshop)

Paris Global Hub Funders

  • Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)
  • Ministère de l'Éducation nationale, de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche (MENESR)
  • Alliance Nationale pour la Recherche en Environnement (AllEnvi)
  • Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR)
  • Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)

Japan Global Hub Funders

  • Science Council of Japan
  • The University of Tokyo
  • National Institute for Environmental Studies
  • Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
  • Kyoto University
  • Keio University
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency/Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society
  • AEON Environmental Foundation

Colorado Global Hub Funders

  • U.S. Global Change Research Program
  • U.S. National Science Foundation
  • Colorado State University
  • University of Colorado
  • MacArthur Foundation
  • Wilburforce Foundation
  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • NOMIS Foundation

Regional Centre Funders

  • The Cyprus Institute/Republic of Cyprus (MENA)
  • Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (Asia)
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency/Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (Asia)

National contributors to the funding of global operations

  • Australia (Australian Academy of Science)
  • Austria (Federal Ministry for Science, Research & Economy)
  • Finland (Council of Finnish Academies)
  • India (Indian National Science Academy)
  • Ireland (Royal Irish Academy)
  • Japan (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and
  • Technology, MEXT)
  • Mexico (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnolog.a, CONACYT)
  • Norway (The Research Council of Norway)
  • Republic of Korea (Office of the National Academy of Sciences)
  • Switzerland (Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences)