United Nations Environment Program – Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)

United Nations Environment Program – Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)

A partnership between the United Nations Environment and the global financial sector created in the wake of the 1992 Earth Summit with a mission to promote sustainable finance. More than 200 financial institutions, such as banks, insurers, and investors, work with UN Environment to learn about today’s environmental, social, and governance challenges, why they matter to finance, and how to get involved in solving them.

Impact Washing

Also sometimes referred to as “Green Washing,” Impact washing is when the social and/or environmental benefits or “impacts” of an inves...

Social Bond Principles

The Social Bond Principles are a set of guidelines that issuers can follow if they want to make a Social Bond. These guidelines are meant to protec...

Green Energy

Green energy is renewable energy that is derived from natural resources such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat. It is considered ...

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It’s critical that humans conserve marine resources in a sustainable way, yet climate change and the economic exploitation of the oceans have become major threats to the oceans and our own livelihoods. It’s important that we work together to conserve and use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.

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