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Aligning the financial system with sustainable development

Aligning the financial system with sustainable development
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). January 2015
  • This paper summarises the case for linking the development of the financial system with green and inclusive policy objectives, highlights emerging innovation across the world, and offers a set of questions and themes to frame inputs and feedback to the Inquiry's work. This paper is based on an initial mapping of existing efforts to align the rules that govern the financial system with a green and inclusive economy, as well as inputs from the Inquiry's Advisory Council and dialogue with policymakers, financial institutions and civil society organisations. It is complemented by a longer background briefing that presents the Inquiry's approach and reflections in more detail.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Financing, Green economy, Sustainable development
  • Main target audience: Financial community, Governments
  • Main purpose: Reporting on project findings/outputs
  • Type of resource: Thematic paper
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Published in 2015