Rethinking Impact to Finance the SDGs – Consultation Version

“Rethinking Impact to Finance the SDGs“, a Position Paper and Call to Action prepared by the Positive Impact Initiative is now available for feedback. Two years after the Positive Impact Manifesto that led to setting up the Positive Impact Initiative at UNEP FI, this report articulates the concepts of an impact-based economy and extends an open invitation […]

Financing the UN Development System: Pathways to Reposition for Agenda 2030

Financing the UN Development System: Pathways to Reposition for Agenda 2030 September 8th, 2017 This new report, a collaboration between the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation and the UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office, looks at the major trends, opportunities and challenges around financing the UN and the 2030 Agenda more broadly. UNEP FI, through initiatives such as […]

UNEP FI Annual Overview 2016

UNEP FI’s Annual Overview provides a summary of our work during 2016. Find out more about key initiatives and events across banking, insurance and investment. Download here.

Connecting Financial System and Sustainable Development: Market Leadership Paper

This paper examines how financial institutions are  individually and collectively driving change, across financial sectors and sustainability issues, and considers the life cycle of how leadership actions influence mainstreaming and transformation across the industry. Part 1 broadly scopes the achievements of market innovation in banking, investing and insurance in the last 12 months and their […]

Green Economy Flyer

UNEP engages with strategic partners and countries to deliver on Rio + 20

Creating the New “Normal”

A discussion paper seeking to inform the development of a global strategy on the financing of sustainable development in the wake of Rio+20.