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Policymakers must support blended finance to achieve Paris climate goals and the SDGs, says Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance
Geneva, September 28 – Policymakers must facilitate the scaling of blended finance structures to fund climate solutions if the world is to achieve both the Paris climate goals and the ... Read More
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance Progress Report demonstrates advance on decarbonisation targets
Growth in membership Geneva, 20 September 2022 – As New York Climate Week gathers momentum, the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance launches its second-ever Progress Report, showing significant membership growth ... Read More
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance calls on companies and data providers to provide critical sector data
Since the Inaugural Target Setting Protocol in 2021, the Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance has envisioned robust targets based on science from all members. Formulating sector targets constitutes a crucial ... Read More
500-plus institutional investors urge governments to step-up climate ambition  
13 Sept 2022 - Today investor groups from around the world publicly released a statement signed by 532 institutional investors with US$39 trillion in assets under management (AUM), advocating for ... Read More
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance statement on the draft European Sustainability Reporting Standard E1 Climate Change
The UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance, a group of 74 leading investors with $10.6 trillion in assets, supports and warmly welcomes the climate change Exposure Draft from the European Financial ... Read More
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance Statement on the ISSB Climate Exposure Draft
The UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance (NZAOA), a group of 74 leading institutional investors managing US$10.6 trillion in assets, supports and warmly welcomes the Exposure Draft IFRS S2 Climate-related Disclosures ... Read More
Investor Agenda releases new guidance for Investor Climate Action Plans 
July 7, 2022 – Today, the Founding Partners of The Investor Agenda released new guidance to enable investors around the world to step up action to tackle the climate crisis ... Read More
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance welcomes Sovereign Wealth Fund of Gabon (FGIS)– the first African SWF
27 June 2022, Geneva - In a momentous step in the alignment of country financial flows with the Paris Agreement, the UN-convened Net-zero Asset Owner Alliance welcomes the Sovereign Wealth ... Read More
Carbon pricing policy instruments need a radical redesign and competent implementation
22 June 2022, Geneva: Ahead of the G7 Leaders’ Summit in Berlin (26-28 June), a new position paper by the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance argues that carbon pricing must ... Read More
U.N.-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance Statement on the SEC Proposed Rules to Enhance and Standardize Climate-Related Disclosures
The UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance (NZAOA or Alliance), a group of 73 leading pension funds and insurance companies with $10.6 trillion in assets, supports and strongly welcomes the proposed ... Read More
Escalating energy security crisis underscores imperative for accelerated net-zero transition
A statement from the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance: As countries face critical choices in their energy strategies, amid heightened geopolitical tension and a rapidly warming climate, governments must ensure ... Read More
“Change rules of the game,” asks $10.4trn Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance in new paper on investor action
The UN-Convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance releases a high-level paper outlining a forward-looking, systematic stewardship approach for investors that seeks to mitigate the existential risk of climate change. This stewardship ... Read More

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