Net Zero Insurance
How this risk chief is getting insurers fighting climate change (Raconteur)
As a father of three, Renaud Guidée is all too aware of the threat climate change poses for the future. But as head of risk at AXA, he also sees an opportunity for the insurance industry to lead the fightback
PSI COP27 Sustainable Insurance Series
The 27th Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change – COP27 – brings together heads…
Net-Zero Insurance Alliance Launches Public Consultation on Version 1.0 of the Alliance’s Target-Setting Protocol
The UN-convened Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA) has launched a public consultation on the Alliance’s first Target-Setting Protocol. This inaugural Protocol…
Public Consultation on Version 1.0 of the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance Target-Setting Protocol
The public consultation period for Version 1.0 of the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA) Target-Setting Protocol, is now open. The NZIA…
UNEP FI Principles For Sustainable Insurance 10th Anniversary Event: Highlights
The PSI after 10 years: Amplifying sustainable insurance in the UN’s Decade of Action convened senior representatives from the insurance…
Insurers begin long countdown to net zero (Environmental Finance)
The insurance industry took its biggest step towards decarbonisation with launch of the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA) in July 2021. Some of the world's biggest insurers have now joined. The NZIA arguably has the potential to be more influential than its investor counterparts in encouraging change among high-emitting companies. Without insurance, companies cannot function.
Q&A with Renaud Guidée, NZIA Chair (Environmental Finance)
The group's chief risk officer and chair of the Net Zero Insurance Alliance explains why AXA has adopted a 'three strikes and you're out' policy with companies.
BLOG: COP26 – The moment private finance promised to lead
UNEP FI’s Climate Lead, Remco Fischer reviews the outcomes of COP26 and explains why ultimate climate success or failure depends…
UNEP FI delivers G20 input paper with recommendations for credible net-zero finance commitments
Ahead of the G20 Rome Summit this weekend, UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) today publishes its G20 input…
Net-Zero Insurance Alliance breaks ground in Africa and Asia as it expands in Europe
13 October 2021—In the run up to the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA) convened by UN Environment Programme’s Principles for Sustainable Insurance Initiative (PSI) has expanded its membership, announcing today five new members from Africa, Asia and Europe as part of its efforts to build a global alliance.