Sustainable Investment Forum Europe: Financing Innovation for a Low Carbon Future
Building on the success of its Forum in New York, Climate Action is bringing the Sustainable Investment Forum to Europe in March 2018 in partnership with UNEP FI. The European Forum will welcome 250+ high-level decision-makers from the finance community, European governments and think tanks to meet, network, share ideas and discuss concrete solutions to the current challenges of the European and global climate finance market.
UNEP FI Honoured with IPE Outstanding Industry Contribution Award
Last month, UNEP FI and the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) received the Investments and Pensions Europe 2017 gold award…
Presentation and launch of the Positive Impact Initiative
UNEP FI is pleased to announce the upcoming presentation and launch of its Positive Impact Initiative in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on 23rd November 2017, which will be hosted by Dutch Central Bank De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), in partnership with the Dutch members of the Positive Impact Initiative: ABN AMRO, ING Bank and Triodos Bank.
European Commission Consultation on Investors’ Duties and Sustainability
On 13 November 2017, the European Commission launched a public consultation on Institutional investors and asset managers’ duties regarding sustainability.…
UNEP FI is a partner of the Climate Finance Day 2017
Climate Finance Day 2017 will take stock of climate action in the financial sector since COP21.
World’s Leading Financial Centres Promote Sustainable Finance: Find out more at UNEP FI’s Regional Roundtable on Sustainable Finance in Europe
05 October, 2017 During UNEP FI’s Europe Roundtable on October 17th, Nick Robins, Co-Director of the UN Environment Inquiry, along…
Webinar: Deployment of Energy Efficient Mortgages in Europe
The European Union's Energy Union Framework Strategy includes energy efficiency as one of its five dimensions and states it is to be considered as an energy source in its own right. The ambitious Paris climate agreement also underlines the importance of energy efficiency. To realise its full potential, public funds will not suffice and private financing will have to be unlocked on a large scale. This webinar, organised in partnership with the European Commission, will discuss the use of energy efficient mortgages in Europe. Register by 22 September 2017.
Rabobank joins 12 leading banks to pilot recommendations of Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures
5 September, 2017 We are pleased to announce that UNEP FI member, Rabobank, is the latest to join twelve other…
Environmental Finance’s Green Equities
Environmental Finance, in association with the City of London Corporation and Green Finance Initiative, will hold their inaugural Green Equities conference on 14 September 2017 at the Guildhall in London. Attend this summit to hear the latest trends and learn about the drivers set to shape green equity investments.
Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century – Germany Roadmap
The PRI, UNEP FI and The Generation Foundation have published the Germany Roadmap which builds on the report Fiduciary Duty…