Explore our range of projects and initiatives convened or supported by UNEP FI. Narrow your selection to those relevant to your organisation by checking the boxes below. We encourage our members to get involved.

Net-Zero Insurance Alliance

Net-Zero Insurance Alliance

The UN-convened Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA) brings together eight of the world’s leading insurers and reinsurers to play their part ...
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sustainable blue economy finance initiative

Sustainable Blue Finance

Join banks, insurers and investors committed to ocean health by becoming a signatory to the Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles ...
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Net-Zero Banking Alliance

Net-Zero Banking Alliance

Launched in April 2021, join over 50 banks representing almost a quarter of global banking assets committed to net-zero by 2050, consistent with a maximum temperature rise of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels by 2100 ...
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Principles for Responsible Banking

Principles for Responsible Banking

Over 40% of the global banking industry has signed this unique framework for ensuring that banks' strategy and practice align with the vision society has set out for its future in the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement ...
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UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance

UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance

Targets The Target Setting Protocol Learn more Members See who is a member of the Alliance Learn more Resources See ...
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Impact Radar & Mappings

Impact Radar & Mappings

The Principles for Positive Impact Finance posit that to achieve positive impact finance and business a holistic approach to impact ...
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A Legal Framework for Impact

A Legal Framework for Impact

A legal framework for considering sustainability impact in investor decision making. Discover the report findings which form the basis of a multi-year work programme led by UNEP FI, PRI and The Generation Foundation ...
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Training

Training

Join our sustainable finance training, designed to raise awareness and to build capacity across multiple stakeholders, particularly in developing countries and emerging markets ...
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SDGs and Impact

SDGs and Impact

NEW for June 2021: The Investment Portfolio Impact Analysis Tool was developed to enable financial institutions to holistically identify and ...
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EU Taxonomy

EU Taxonomy

Join this UNEP FI & European Banking Federation project to develop industry guidelines, templates and product-centric approaches to operationalize the EU Taxonomy on sustainable activities ...
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Impact Analysis Working Groups

Impact Analysis Working Groups

The Impact Analysis Working groups are a means to: Provide on-going support to practitioners for the implementation of holistic impact ...
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TNFD

TNFD

The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures is delivering a framework for organisations to report and act on evolving nature-related risks, to support a shift in global financial flows away from nature-negative outcomes and toward nature-positive outcomes ...
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Sustainable Land Use

Sustainable Land Use

The work-stream on REDD+ and Sustainable Land Use focuses on helping to ensure that land resources, globally but particularly in ...
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ENCORE tool

ENCORE tool

Use this tool to assess your impacts and dependencies on nature, including a biodiversity module focused on agriculture and mining. ENCORE is the world’s first comprehensive tool linking environmental change with its consequences for the economy ...
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Knowledge Platform

Knowledge Platform

MENA project looking at the transformation of the Arab region’s financial system to one that addresses SDG funding. Under the SDG Climate Facility Project ...
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TCFD Pilot Projects

TCFD Pilot Projects

Join nearly 50 banks and investors exploring ways to add depth, granularity, and nuance to their climate risk assessments, consolidate best practices in climate risk management, and standardize climate disclosures across the industry ...
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Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency presents an enormous potential to mitigate climate change while contributing to sustainable development and resource efficiency. According to ...
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Adaptation Finance

Adaptation Finance

Despite the commitments negotiated at the 21st Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC in Paris in December 2015, the ...
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Climate Thought Leadership

Climate Thought Leadership

Five years after the Paris Agreement, along with IPCC's call for urgent action to prevent climate change catastrophe in the ...
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TCFD - Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures

TCFD – Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures

The Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) was created in 2015 by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) to develop ...
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Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century

Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century

Fiduciary duties exist to ensure that those who manage other people’s money act in their beneficiaries' interests, rather than serving ...
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Sustainable Stock Exchanges

Sustainable Stock Exchanges

In collaboration with investors, companies (issuers), regulators, policymakers and relevant international organization, the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative is a ...
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Responsible Property Investment

Responsible Property Investment

According to the 2020 Buildings Global Status Report, the operation of buildings accounts for 28% of total global energy-related CO2 ...
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Investor Agenda for Climate Change

Investor Agenda for Climate Change

The Investor Agenda is a common leadership agenda on the climate crisis that is unifying, comprehensive, and focused on accelerating ...
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SDGs and Impact

SDGs and Impact

An estimated $5-7 trillion a year until 2030 are needed to realize the Sustainable Development Goals worldwide, including investments into ...
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TCFD Pilot Projects - Investors

TCFD Pilot Projects – Investors

UNEP FI, together with twenty of the world’s leading investors, has worked over the past year to develop scenarios, models, and ...
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Social Issues and Human Rights

Social Issues and Human Rights

Businesses are increasingly required to demonstrate sound understanding and good practice around human rights standards and wider social issues, both ...
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