Overall GiG Score: 8 based on 18 data points
Finance: -4
Governance: 3
Support: 9
Poor Liquidity: -1, Strong growth: +2, Multiple Deficits: -2, Fundraising costs high: -3,
Good trustee age range: +3,
Gov Income, Supporters: +9

CDP WORLDWIDE 

CDP works with market forces to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them. CDP now holds the largest collection globally of primary climate change, water and forest-risk information and puts these insights at the heart of strategic business, investment and policy decisions.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received Government grants
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age

Financial issues to consider:

  • Liquidity appears to have been slender at the latest year end
  • On several occasions in recent years income has been less than spending
  • Fundraising costs are extremely high relative to funds raised
Established: 16 years
(19 years as a company)

www.cdp.net

info@cdp.net

020 3818 3900

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This Charity did not raise funds from the public in its latest financial period
UN SDGs
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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income
£k
Spending
£k
Surplus/
Deficit
Fundraising
Cost £k
Total
Funds £k
Unrestricted
Funds £k
Mths
Rsrvs
Staff Volun-
teers
31/03/22£30,605£28,056£2,549£5,837£4,103£4,1031.83880
31/03/21£23,700£22,100£1,600£800£1,600£1,6000.92875
31/03/20£19,200£19,700£-500£800£0£0n/a3026
31/03/19£15,900£16,500£-600£0£2,600£0n/a2475
31/03/18£15,000£15,700£-700£700£3,200£7000.52236
31/03/17£14,900£12,700£2,200£2,900£3,800£3,8003.61530
31/03/16£9,100£9,500£-400£2,200£1,500£1000.11320
31/03/15£8,405£7,756£648£3,186£1,829£1,8292.81700
31/03/14£6,093£6,081£12£2,739£1,249£1,2492.51010
31/03/13£5,742£5,720£22£3,066£1,328£1,3282.8600
31/03/12£5,884£5,030£853£2,896£1,306£1,3063.1640
31/03/11£3,832£3,688£144£2,104£452£4521.5420
31/03/10£2,754£2,817£-64£1,409£309£2461310
31/03/09£2,483£2,239£244£761£372£3722210

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 30.3%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 20.8%
Senior Staff Costs/Total Spending: 14%
Highest pay band: £150,000-£200,000
Liabilities/Assets: 78%
Liabilities/Income: 48%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: -7%
Reserves/Spending: 1.8 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 2 months
Quick Ratio: 0.3
Asset Split ?
What it does
  • Environment/Conservation/Heritage
Who works here?
  • 388 employees
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
Where it operates
  • Australia, Brazil, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Throughout London, United States,

Who's supporting them? ?

Donations from Grant Makers ?

We have details on the following significant donations. Multi-year donations are allocated to the years for which they are earmarked.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
£40,000 13/02/2023
Towards unrestricted core costs as a Cost of Living Uplift
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
£400,000 10/02/2022
36
Towards core costs working on data driven action on biodiversity and climate with UK local authorities.
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
£60,000 05/05/2020
6
towards unrestricted core costs as a COVID-19 Fast Response grant
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
£28,000 09/12/2019
10
Towards upskilling the environment sector in engaging the finance sector.
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
£491,180 08/02/2018
36
Towards salary and additional core costs of engagement officer and disclosure support officer to support UK cities to measure and manage their climate impacts.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (10)
Current Trustees appointed

Age Range of Trustees: 40-67
  • JANE AMBACHTSHEER Appointed: 2015, Occupation: Chair Of Mercer Responsible Investment Group
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 15/01/2008, number: 1122330
  • Registered at Companies House on 13/01/2004, number: 05013650
  • NOT registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Conflicting interests
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Main office

4th Floor
60 Great Tower Street
London
EC3R 5AZ

Objectives

3. THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE TO PROMOTE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT:3.1 THE CONDUCTING OF RESEARCH AND MAKING THE USEFUL RESULTS AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC; AND3.2 SUCH OTHER PURPOSES AS ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE IN ENGLISH LAW.

Defined Area of Benefit: NOT DEFINED. IN PRACTICE: WORLDWIDE.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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