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  • Annual Overview 2017

    Date: January 15, 2018

    The Inquiry’s annual overview provides a summary of our work on aligning the financial system with sustainable development during 2017, divided in four themes: Country engagement International collaboration Cross-cutting themes: GreenInvest and...

  • Accelerating Financial Centre Action on Sustainable Development

    Date: December 12, 2017

    Mobilizing the world’s financial centres is essential to make progress on climate change and sustainable development. The momentum towards a sustainable financial system is clear and yet insufficient to deliver the Paris Agreement and the Sustainab...

  • Green Tagging: Mobilising Bank Finance for Energy Efficiency in Real Estate

    Date: December 12, 2017

    This report finds that green tagging around real estate and energy efficiency is growing at a critical time. Based on a survey of the 10 participating banks, the report identifies five key trends around green tagging: New green business opportunities...

  • Establishing China’s Green Financial System: Progress Report

    Date: November 16, 2017

    The report finds that China – which put green finance on the G20 agenda during its 2016 presidency – is following through on its political commitment to boost the financing required to do this. The report looks particularly at progress since the ...

  • Collaborative Initiative for Green Finance in Singapore

    Date: November 15, 2017

    This Report aims to mainstream and socialise the idea and opportunities associated with Green Finance, as well as to explore how Singapore as a financial hub can offer Green Finance as additional expertise to better serve the needs of the ASEAN and A...

  • Green Finance Opportunities in ASEAN

    Date: November 15, 2017

    This report lays out ways in which the ASEAN region can unlock this investment and protect its people, environment and economies. It provides an analysis of green investment opportunities in the region from 2016 to 2030, assesses the characteristics ...

  • Roadmap for a Sustainable Financial System

    Date: November 13, 2017

    The objective of this Roadmap is to propose an integrated approach that can be used by all financial sector stakeholders—both public and private—to accelerate the transformation toward a sustainable financial system. This approach can bring polic...

  • Greening the Financial System: Exploring the Ways Forward

    Date: November 1, 2017

    This briefing summarises the discussions held during the “Greening the Financial System: Exploring the Ways Forward” event in Washington, D.C. on 12 October 2017. The goal of this convening, the fourth in the series, was to examine lessons from d...

  • Green Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries

    Date: October 23, 2017

    This paper focuses on the actual and potential role of foreign direct investment (FDI) in achieving the transition to a low-carbon, just and sustainable world and, more specifically, FDI flows into developing countries. The particular implications of...

  • Report of the Second GreenInvest Consultation

    Date: August 25, 2017

    The second GreenInvest event, held in Berlin in May 2017, aimed to foster dialogue between G20 countries, non-G20 developing countries and the private sector, with a view to making developing country voices heard. The workshop included representative...

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