Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance members showcase net-zero credibility at Climate Ambition Summit and fourth anniversary AGM
Former US Secretary of State and current US Climate Envoy John Kerry, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, and UN Special Adviser and…
Principles for Responsible Banking celebrates fourth anniversary with release of progress report
The Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB), the world’s foremost sustainability framework for the banking sector, marks its fourth anniversary with the publication of the second biennial progress report, “Responsible Banking: Towards Real-world Impact”.
Recommendations for policy makers on net-zero action: Aligning commitments with science based no/low overshoot 1.5°C scenarios
Over 100 years ago, policymakers started to acknowledge the dramatic influence pollution would have on our planet. Over 50 years…
Principles for Responsible Banking – Second biennial progress report
To mark the 4-year anniversary of the Principles for Responsible Banking, the second biennial Progress Report has been released providing a status update of the progress of signatory banks.
Unlocking Investment in Net Zero
This Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance discussion paper puts forward the economic case for the climate transition, highlighting $136-275 trillion in climate investment opportunities by 2050 and pointing out that opportunities geared towards asset owners could reach $20-31 trillion in the coming decades.
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance calls on policymakers to boost support and unlock up to $275 trillion net-zero investment opportunity
The UN-Convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance, ahead of its first AGM this week, has published a paper calling for the removal of key political barriers to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
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.
Turning point: How policymakers can shift the trillions needed for the net-zero transition
This article series explores whether the financial system has reached the tipping point on net-zero action. At this critical time, the series looks at how policymakers can embed requirements for credible net-zero ambition across the financial system.
Nature-Positive Insurance: Evolving Thinking and Practices
Authored by UNEP FI’s Principles for Sustainable Insurance Initiative and Nature Team, this briefing paper articulates the role that insurers can play in supporting the goals of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework and ultimately support the transition to a nature-positive global economy.
UNEP FI responds to IFRS Consultation on ISSB agenda priorities
4 September 2023 – Following its response to the IFRS consultation on the ISSB’s first standards – General Requirements for…