The MENA region is particularly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change with rising sea levels, rising temperatures, and water scarcity threatening social and economic stability in the region. With the release of two reports, UNEP FI explores the current state of climate action by banks in the region and the challenge for financial institutions in adapting to climate change.


  • Anton Gigov, Ikigai Advisors
  • Khaled Ezzeldin, Envision ESG
  • Nuran Atef, MENA Regional Coordinator, UNEP FI
  • Paul Smith, Senior Climate Consultant, UNEP FI