VfU/UNEP FI Roundtable on Sustainable Finance
Discuss sustainable organisation, sustainable business, and sustainable communications in light of the European Action Plan on Sustainable Finance on 12-13 September, 2018 in Munich, Germany at one of the biggest gatherings in the German-speaking sustainable finance field.
Webinar: Hear from participants in UNEP FI’s pilot implementing TCFD Recommendations with 16 banks
This Webinar will discuss the results of a collaboration between sixteen of the world’s leading banks with UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), and climate risk and adaptation advisory firm Acclimatise. The banks set out to develop and test a widely applicable scenario-based approach for estimating the impact of climate change on their corporate lending portfolios as recommended by the Recommendations of the Financial Stability Board’s Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). Hear directly from the banks, climate consultants and UNEP FI secretariat involved in this project.
TCFD Recommendations: guidance for banking industry to manage physical risks and opportunities now available
Sixteen leading banks convened by the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and supported by climate risk advisory firm Acclimatise, have released new methodologies that aim to help the banking industry to understand and manage the physical risks and opportunities of climate change in their loan portfolios.
Navigating a New Climate: Assessing Credit Risk and Opportunity in a Changing Climate
Outputs of a working group of 16 banks piloting the TCFD Recommendations Part 2: Physical-related risks and opportunities This report…
288 investors with more than $26 trillion in assets call on world governments to scale up climate action to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement
QUEBEC, 4 JUNE 2018 – As leaders gather in Canada for the 2018 G7 Summit, 288 institutional investors with…
Investor Agenda for Climate Change
UNEP FI is a founding partner of The Investor Agenda—a common leadership agenda on the climate crisis that is unifying, comprehensive,…
Blog: The World Is Counting on Banks To Deliver Climate Finance. Counting Their Progress Is No Easy Feat
The Portfolio Carbon Initiative – a collaboration between World Resources Institute (WRI), UNEP Finance Initiative and 2 Degrees Investing Initiative…
Exploring Metrics to Measure the Climate Progress of Banks
Assessing and reporting on the transition to a low carbon economy is a key area of interest for public- and…
Webinar: Learn more about the first guidance to help the banking industry adopt the TCFD Recommendations
Sixteen banks working in collaboration with UNEP FI, risk and investment management experts, and leading scientists have recently published a jointly developed methodology that will enable banks to be more transparent about their exposure to climate-related risks and opportunities, in line with the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). Join this webinar to hear more about the methodology for scenario-based assessment of risks and opportunities from the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Climate Risk and TCFD Programme
UNEP FI’s Climate Risk and TCFD programme takes a leadership role in developing good practices to identify, measure, disclose, and…