Principles for Responsible Banking
UNEP FI hosts signing ceremony for six new Principles for Responsible Banking and Net-Zero Banking Alliance signatories
The United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) hosted a signing ceremony at COP28 for new signatories to the…
Net-Zero Banking Alliance 2023 Progress Update
On Finance Day at COP28, the industry-led, UN-convened Net-Zero Banking Alliance published this Progress Update. The Net-Zero Banking Alliance provides…
Developing Metrics for Transition Finance
This paper discusses how banks may consider reporting their transition finance efforts. We see a need for additional specific metrics, as existing metrics may fail to provide a full picture of banks’ approaches to decarbonising their portfolios.
The Principles for Responsible Banking releases climate adaptation target setting guidance ahead of COP28
In response to the escalating impacts of climate change and the widening gap in adaptation finance, today the Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) has unveiled a new publication aimed at guiding banks to set climate adaptation targets.
Climate Adaptation Target Setting
The new Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) Climate Adaptation Target Setting guidance aims to help banks accelerate their efforts on managing climate-related impacts and financing climate adaptation, by setting adaptation targets using the PRB impact framework.
The Principles for Responsible Banking introduce industry-first guidance on nature target setting
Today marks the release of the new Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) Nature Target Setting Guidance, aimed at helping the…
PRB Nature Target Setting Guidance
This guidance aims at helping the banking industry align with the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF) and address the critical issues of nature and biodiversity loss.
Net-Zero Banking Alliance progress update: Over two thirds of NZBA banks have now set targets aligned with 1.5°C scenarios
Banks’ commitment to net zero continues to grow and to spread. NZBA membership has tripled in number since its launch…
Empowering Climate Resilience Through Banking: Principles for Responsible Banking Adaptation Guidance Launch
UNEP FI is delighted to unveil its latest milestone report, the Principles for Responsible Banking Guidance on Climate Adaptation Target…
Aligning to the Global Biodiversity Framework: Principles for Responsible Banking Nature Guidance Launch
UNEP FI is thrilled to introduce its new Principles for Responsible Banking Guidance on Nature Target Setting. Developed in collaboration…