Pollution & Circular Economy
Calling on financial institutions to demand ambitious action on plastic pollution
Onboarding finance to beat plastic pollution
During this webinar and ahead of INC-4, UNEP FI and partners will open the Finance Statement on Plastic Pollution for signatures. All financial institutions are invited to sign the statement to call on governments for an ambitious plastics treaty that creates the mandatory framework and the enabling environment for the private finance sector to fully play its role in ending plastic pollution.
Emerging regulatory approaches to managing plastic pollution
This webinar will explore regulatory developments necessary to support banks in integrating and mitigating plastic-related risks and impacts in their business activities.
2023 in review: A growing membership continues ambitious action on sustainable finance
2023 provided more evidence of the devastating impacts of climate change, conflict and inequality on communities and economies around the…
Leading financial institutions input into next round of negotiations to redirect finance to end plastic pollution
Ahead of the next negotiations to develop an international legally binding instrument on plastic pollution (INC-3) next month, the UNEP…
Redirecting Financial Flows to end Plastic Pollution
Under a business-as-usual scenario, the volume of mismanaged plastics waste is projected to grow substantially to well over 250 million…
Unlocking finance to advance a circular economy for plastics: Insights and tools for financial decision-makers
The World Economic Forum’s Global Plastic Action Partnership, The Circulate Initiative and UNEP FI are inviting you to the webinar…
UNEP FI at Climate Week NYC 2023
Find out more about UNEP FI's presence at the world's largest climate-focused event.
Finance Leadership Group on Plastics contributes to development of international instrument to end plastic pollution
Ahead of the second session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC-2) to develop an international legally binding instrument on plastic…
Guidance on Resource Efficiency and Circular Economy Target Setting – Version 2
Our current linear economic system is based on a take-make-waste model which relies on resource extraction and depletes natural capital.…