Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance members showcase net-zero credibility at Climate Ambition Summit and fourth anniversary AGM
Former US Secretary of State and current US Climate Envoy John Kerry, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, and UN Special Adviser and…
Principles for Responsible Banking celebrates fourth anniversary with release of progress report
The Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB), the world’s foremost sustainability framework for the banking sector, marks its fourth anniversary with the publication of the second biennial progress report, “Responsible Banking: Towards Real-world Impact”.
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance calls on policymakers to boost support and unlock up to $275 trillion net-zero investment opportunity
The UN-Convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance, ahead of its first AGM this week, has published a paper calling for the removal of key political barriers to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) launches its final recommendations
The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) released its final recommendations today. This is a historic moment to encourage and support action on nature. The groundbreaking framework enables companies to assess, disclose and manage nature-related risks and impacts which will lead to consistent and comparable reporting on nature-related risks and impacts by businesses and financial institutions, worldwide. In this article, we explain the role of UNEP FI and our members in developing this innovative tool and outline how financial institutions can get involved.
New guidance on blue bonds to help unlock finance for a sustainable ocean economy
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, together with the International Capital Market Association (ICMA),…
UNEP FI responds to IFRS Consultation on ISSB agenda priorities
4 September 2023 – Following its response to the IFRS consultation on the ISSB’s first standards – General Requirements for…
News | 31 August 2023
UNEP FI at Climate Week NYC 2023
Find out more about UNEP FI's presence at the world's largest climate-focused event - 2023 Climate Week in New York.
NZAOA launches public consultation on the Target Setting Protocol Fourth Edition
The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance launches a public consultation on the fourth edition of its Target Setting Protocol. The updates in the draft of the fourth edition concern expansion of asset class coverage. The public is invited to submit their feedback by 29 September.
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.
The Impact Management Platform launches new consensus view of the actions and fundamental characteristics of impact management
Recent years have seen accelerated uptake of sustainability-related standards and practices. Enterprises, investors and financial institutions are increasingly paying attention…