Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance and Partner Reports

Target-Setting Protocol Fourth Edition
Target-Setting Protocol Fourth Edition
With this release, the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance has published four editions of its Target-Setting Protocol, which governs how Alliance members set their intermediate climate targets, that set them on a path to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions in ... Read More
Serving Asset Owner Clients through Climate Stewardship: A call to action to the asset management industry
Serving Asset Owner Clients through Climate Stewardship: A call to action to the asset management industry
This call to action sends a clear message to the asset management industry that “Serving Asset Owner Clients [is only possible] through Climate Stewardship”.  The call to action references the Alliance’s previous resources on asset management engagement, covering topics of ... Read More
Understanding the Drivers of Investment Portfolio Decarbonisation
Understanding the Drivers of Investment Portfolio Decarbonisation
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance members are individually committed to decarbonising their investment portfolios and financing a net-zero transition. The Alliance believes that the most effective approach is a combination of capital allocation strategies, engagement with relevant stakeholders, and field ... Read More
A Tool for Developing Credible Transition Plans: Public edition for asset owner pilot-testing
A Tool for Developing Credible Transition Plans: Public edition for asset owner pilot-testing
Transition plans are an important tool for accountability, transparency, and achieving a global net zero economy. Disclosing a transition plan can provide the relevant information for decision-making and can thus enable transformation for the reporting organisations, investors and lenders, policymakers, ... Read More
Policy Engagement Guidelines
Policy Engagement Guidelines
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance’s Policy Engagement Guidelines set the direction for all Alliance members and external net-zero asset owners to actively align their policy engagement practices with their climate commitments. These guidelines outline what a net-zero approach to policy ... Read More
Scaling Private Capital Mobilization: Call to action to heads of state, policymakers and multilateral development bank officials
Scaling Private Capital Mobilization: Call to action to heads of state, policymakers and multilateral development bank officials
With the goal of fighting climate change and delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals, ten organisations—representing some of the largest financial institutions—jointly issue a Call to Action to Scale Private Capital Mobilization to heads of state, policymakers and multilateral development ... Read More
Elevating Asset Manager Net-Zero Engagement Strategies
Elevating Asset Manager Net-Zero Engagement Strategies
Through this discussion paper, the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance creates a foundation for asset owner expectations of asset managers regarding climate engagement. Specifically, the Alliance sets out principles, requests and practices that are applicable to all Alliance members’ asset ... Read More
Increasing Climate Ambition, Decreasing Emissions: The third progress report of the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance
Increasing Climate Ambition, Decreasing Emissions: The third progress report of the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance
All members of the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance Alliance’s commit to: 1) transitioning their investment portfolios to net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050, 2) establishing intermediate targets every five years, and 3) reporting on progress annually. By submitting their ... Read More

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