TACKLING DEFORESTATION + SCALING NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS (NbS)FIND OUT MORE
A KEY OPPORTUNITY
Tackling forest deforestation related to forest-risk agricultural commodities represents a key opportunity and imperative for the financial sector toward meeting net zero commitments through engaging with key investees and clients to halt deforestation across soft commodity supply chains, while financing and investing in nature-based solutions. Finance Sector Deforestation Action (FSDA) is a results-driven collaborative of financial institutions that unites signatory organisations around a shared engagement approach to tackling deforestation, creating essential convergence across other climate and nature-related initiatives.FIND OUT MORE
The report summarizes work and key insights on what it will take to convert financial assets into flows derived from a series of forums, titled “Climate Initiatives to Accelerate Climate Action and Advance the SDGs”, which were co-convened by the COP27 Presidency, the five United Nations Regional Commissions, and the Champions for COP26 and COP27 over the course of 2022.
With $468 trillion in assets across the globe, fully addressing the climate, biodiversity and land degradation crises – in a way that is aligned with commercial objectives – is fully within the reach of financial markets, writes Frannie Leautier, Partner, CEO of SouthBridge Investment.
Unlocking access to trillions of dollars’ worth of public and private climate finance, especially in developing countries, is critical to achieving the objectives of the UNFCCC, the goals of the Paris Agreement, and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
How new innovative financing mechanism N3F can drive a transformation of Africa’s food systems to both address climate change and provide a healthy and sustainable diet for all.
From a commitment by the Africa insurance industry to underwrite $US 14 billion of cover for climate risks by 2030, to Net Zero Financial Alliances publishing progress reports, discover what’s in store for Finance Day.