COP28: High stakes moment for decisive climate action and global cooperation
By Günther Thallinger, Chair, UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance Read media reports from COP28 currently underway in the United Arab…
Net-Zero Banking Alliance progress update: Over two thirds of NZBA banks have now set targets aligned with 1.5°C scenarios
Banks’ commitment to net zero continues to grow and to spread. NZBA membership has tripled in number since its launch…
Investor Agenda partners publish updated Investor Climate Action Plans Expectation Ladder
The Investor Agenda updates the Investor Climate Action Plans (ICAPs) Expectations Ladder, intended to help investors act on climate by providing a single, comprehensive framework that draws on existing initiatives and guidance.
Common Framework for Sustainable Finance Taxonomies for Latin America and the Caribbean
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reports published in 2022 classified the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region as “highly exposed, vulnerable…
Singapore’s OCBC to stop funding oil, gas projects
Singapore's OCBC bank has announced its latest decarbonisation goals, under which it will stop financing upstream oil and gas projects that received approval for development after 2021.
Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance sets expectations for oil and gas investments and calls on companies and policymakers to align with 1.5C pathways
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance publishes its Position on the Oil and Gas Sector, setting new requirements for members and formulating key expectations for oil and gas companies (produces and consumers) and policymakers.
Net-Zero Insurance Alliance
5 July, 2023 Statement from the UN Environment Programme on the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance The Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA), which…
Net-Zero Banking Alliance
An Alliance of banks representing over 40% of global banking assets committed to net-zero by 2050, consistent with a maximum temperature rise of 1.5°C. The banking element of the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ).
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Together with its members, UNEP FI has created numerous tools, methodologies, and guides to empower banks, investors and insurers to…
Climate Thought Leadership
Five years after the Paris Agreement, along with IPCC’s call for urgent action to prevent climate change catastrophe in the…