Upcoming Events

23 August 2022 | Santiago, Chile

Principios de Banca Responsable: Transformando las Finanzas, Acelerando el Cambio

UNEP FI, together with the Finis Terrae University and the Association of Banks and Financial Institutions (ABIF) will organize an in person workshop on “Principles of Responsible Banking: Transforming Finance, Accelerating Change”, which will take place in Spanish on 23 August at 8:30am at the 50 club in Chile.

24 August 2022 | Online

Serie de Webinars Sobre Financiamiento de Economía Circular

UNEP FI, UNEP, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), IDB invest, the eco.business Development Facility and its Sustainability Academy are organizing a series of webinars exploring how financial institutions can accelerate the transition to a circular economy. The events will be held in Spanish, with simultaneous translation into English and Portuguese from June to October 2022.

10-14 October 2022 | Virtual Event

UNEP FI Global Roundtable 2022

Join UNEP FI this October for its 17th Global Roundtable (GRT), a major global agenda-setting event on sustainable finance. Held under the theme of “Transforming Finance, Accelerating Chance”, this online event will bring together decision-makers, experts and thought leaders on a virtual event platform to help shape approaches to integrating sustainability across the banking, insurance and investment industries.

Past Events

Sustainable Investment Forum North America

Climate Action is pleased to announce that the 7th annual Sustainable Investment Forum North America will be returning this year as an in-person event on the on the 22nd September during Climate Week NYC at the Ziegfeld Ballroom, New York. In collaboration with UNEP FI, the Forum is convened at a critical juncture, six weeks ahead of COP27,…

12 July 2022 | Webcast

Steering the Ship: Creating Board-Level Climate Dashboards for Banks

This webcast marks the publication of a joint GARP/UNEPFI report, ‘Steering the Ship: Creating Board-Level Climate Dashboards for Banks’. Hear from the report’s authors and contributing practitioners on how a climate and sustainability dashboard can bring decision-useful information to bank boards.

8-21 July 2022 | Online

Serie de capacitaciones en Bonos Verdes, Sociales y Sostenibles – Republica Dominicana

UNEP FI, along with LAGreen together with the Asociación de Bancos Múltiples de la República Dominicana (ABA), the Asociación de Bancos de Ahorro y Crédito y Corporaciónes de Crédito (ABANCORD) and the Liga Dominicana de Asociaciones de Ahorros y Préstamos (LIDAAPI) will deliver a series of training sessions on “Green, Social and Sustainable Bond” in the Dominican Republic; Trainings will take place online in Spanish on 8, 14 & 21 July, 2022.

7 June 2022 | Online seminar

Sustainable Finance Taxonomies: A framework to facilitate low-emission and climate- resilient investment in Latin America and the Caribbean

This virtual seminar will officially launch the Working Group on Sustainable Finance Taxonomies in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and its 2022-2023 work plan. Leaders from countries and international institutions will discuss how this new framework will facilitate low-emission and climate-resilient investment in the LAC region.

3 June 2022 | Stockholm & online

Financing Circularity: for a sustainable recovery and green jobs

This event will bring together financial institutions, development banks, UN Agencies, and other partners to share their insights, initiatives and best practices on financing circularity and its potential for a sustainable recovery and green jobs generation.

14 June 2022 | Webinar

Net zero high level dialogue for Asia Pacific banks

The Net Zero High-level Dialogue provides an opportunity for leaders to discuss how to prepare their banks for the transition to a decarbonized economy and explore the enablers to set robust climate targets and identify climate financing opportunities.

13 June 2022 | Webinar

Nature-related risks, central banks and financial system resilience

Explore how central banks are starting to tackle nature and biodiversity loss, recognising the need to consider this critical topic in order to maintain monetary and financial stability across the economy. Taking a global view, this webinar looks at the challenges faced by both developed and emerging economies worldwide, taking stock of the increasing speed of development in this fast-evolving space, as policymakers, regulators, central banks and financial institutions realise they can leverage their experience in climate to take rapid action on nature. 

1 June 2022 | Webinar

The role of sustainable finance in the Decade of Action

In this associate event of the Stockholm+50 meeting, UNEP Fi gathers financial institutions to discuss the implementation of their commitments to the SDGs and Climate Action under the UN-convened industry Principles and Alliances, and how they will mobilise private finance for sustainable development, and effectively support governments and international organisations.