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Alliance of Subnational Development Banks in Latin America
After the Finance In Common Summit held in November 2020, the Alliance of Subnational Development Banks (SDB) for Latin America was created, representing the second regional chapter after the ...
04/06/2021 Since 2 weeks Read More
Shining a light on climate risks: the ECB’s economy-wide climate stress test
Luis de Guindos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank (ECB), recently published a blog post describing the framework for the economy-wide climate stress test that the Bank is currently ...
03/18/2021 Since 1 month Read More
‘Green’ funds shown to herd less, cutting climate shock risk -EU watchdog
Funds investing in "brown" or polluting companies would be hit far harder than environmentally-friendly "green" funds in a climate-related market shock, according to the European Union's secur...
03/17/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Anticipating climate change risks on sovereign bonds
The deep economic changes necessary to achieve the Paris Agreement objectives require a consistent reallocation of resources. This gives the financial sector a key role in tackling climate cha...
03/17/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Climate change risks and opportunities for the financial sector
UNEP FI, the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), CAF, the World Bank's IFC, FINRESP and eco.business Fund, organized a series of webinars on "Climate Change and TCFD: Risks and Opportuniti...
12/14/2020 Since 4 months Read More
Third TCFD Status Report Shows Progress & Highlights Need for Greater Climate-Related Disclosures and Transparency
The TCFD also issues implementation guidance and opens public consultation period to solicit input on forward-looking metrics The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD),...
10/01/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Building Climate Resilience: AT&T’s pioneering approach to tackle Climate Risks
With the growing frequency and severity of extreme weather events, climate change threatens AT&T´s infrastructure and adds hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of disaster recovery.That...
09/17/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Environmental and Social Policy Framework
The ESPF sets ambitious new standards in several areas and provides IDB’s clients with leading-edge provisions to tackle environmental and social issues. It elevates respect for human rights t...
09/21/2020 Since 7 months Read More
First “taxonomy” created to identify private sector solutions for investing in climate adaptation and resilience
NEW YORK, The Lightsmith Group (“Lightsmith”) today released the ASAP Adaptation Solutions Taxonomy (“ASAP Taxonomy”). This is the first peer-reviewed set of definitions and eligibility criter...
09/10/2020 Since 7 months Read More