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…
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…
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.
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.
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.
The Use of Carbon Credits in Climate Target Setting
To support Net-Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA) member banks in developing targets, the Alliance has developed this short paper to provide clarification on the already-published Guidelines for Climate Target Setting for Banks outlining how the Alliance views the treatment of offsetting in relation to member commitments.
Principles for Responsible Banking Target Setting FAQ
Signatory banks of the Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) align their business strategy and practice with the UN Sustainable Development…
Case studies on impact analysis and target setting
Signatory banks of the Principles of Responsible Banking are to set and publish targets in the areas where they have…
Impact management explained, step by step! The Impact Protocol provides a step-by-step overview of how to analyse and manage bank…
Guidance on Financial Health & Inclusion Target Setting 2.0
Banks with ambitious targets for financial inclusion and/or financial health can drive positive outcomes for individuals, entrepreneurs, the whole society and the wider economy. The Guidance on Financial Inclusion and Financial Health Target Setting supports signatory banks in their efforts to set targets in line with the requirements of the PRB.