About Us



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A record of success

Borealis is a non-profit international investigative research organization with a proven track record of success.

From conserving biodiversity to halting catastrophic climate change, our research team is knowledgeable and resourceful, results-driven and reliable. We think creatively and work proactively.

Driven by passion

Borealis supports and empowers civil society organizations in creating positive social, economic and environmental change. Borealis provides essential, unique and accurate information and analysis on critical global issues, with an emphasis on natural resource trade flows.

Making a difference since 2002

Borealis was established in 2005, with consulting roots dating back to 2002.

To date, our work has helped to protect millions of hectares of forests, secure commitments that protect marine ecosystems, and motivate action on climate change.