Digital Finance and Citizen Action

Inquiry Community: Sustainable Digital Finance Alliance

Inquiry Publications

  • Green Digital Finance – Mapping in Switzerland and Beyond

    Date: 05-Oct-2018

    As a global financial centre with a growing strategic interest in sustainable finance, and a country recognized as a leader in digital technologies and innovation, Switzerland is seeking an improved understanding of how digital finance can accelerate the greening of financial flows. This implies the integration of environmental risks and opportunities into day-to-day financing and

  • Digital Finance and Citizen Action

    Date: 22-Feb-2019

    This report looks at how digital finance technologies, or fintech, can engage citizens as consumers, pension holding investors, co-producers and voters. The impact of fintech in engaging citizens in climate-smart infrastructure development can be observed at four levels: business model innovation, new sources of finance, consumer choice and behaviour and improved systems and data. The

  • Scaling Citizen Action on Climate: ANT Financial’s Efforts Towards a Digital Finance Solution

    Date: 30-May-2017

    This report shows that almost half of Ant Financial Services Group’s 450 million users signed up to Ant Forest, an app that gamifies carbon footprint tracking – cutting greenhouse gas emissions and demonstrating the massive potential of Fintech (financial technology) for supporting sustainable development. By the end of January 2017, the approach had avoided 150,000 tonnes of carbon

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