June 4, 2023
Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero
May 9, 2023
May 9, 2023
Ahead of the G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Summit in Niigata, GFANZ has announced Japan will become the first nation to host a GFANZ Country Chapter. The Chapter will open in June 2023 and will be part of the broader GFANZ Asia-Pacific (APAC) Network launched in June 2022.
GFANZ Establishes Working Group to Support Capital Mobilization for the Viet Nam Just Energy Transition Partnership
December 14, 2022
On December 14, 2022, in Brussels, the Government of Viet Nam announced that it will pursue an ambitious national effort under a Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) to ramp up renewable energy and accelerate the phasing down of fossil fuels, alongside investment in transition-aligned jobs and industries of the future.
GFANZ Asia Pacific Network Holds Inaugural Meeting, Outlines Key Priorities and Launches Engagement Initiative
November 29, 2022
The GFANZ Asia Pacific Advisory Board convened on November 16, 2022 for its first meeting in Singapore where it endorsed the GFANZ Asia Network strategy and workplan for 2023 and beyond.
November 15, 2022
The GFANZ Africa Advisory Board convened on November 7, 2022, for its inaugural in-person meeting at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt – where it approved the GFANZ Africa Network strategy and workplan, for 2023 and beyond.
GFANZ Forms Working Group to Support Mobilization of Private Capital for the Indonesian Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP)
November 15, 2022
At the Indonesian Presidency’s G20 Leaders’ Summit, it was announced that the Government of Indonesia will pursue an ambitious national effort under a Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) to accelerate the phasing down of fossil fuels and ramping up of renewable energy, alongside investment in transition-aligned jobs and industries of the future.
November 9, 2022
The members of the Glasgow Finance Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) Private Finance Working Group for Egypt’s Nexus for Water, Food & Energy (NWFE) express their strong support for the Government of Egypt’s (GoE’s) ambitious plan for energy transition via NWFE. This plan, prepared under the umbrella of the 2050 National Climate Change Strategy (NCCS) and Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC), seeks to achieve inclusive and sustainable growth, a low-carbon development and developing resilience and adaptability to climate change.
Michael R. Bloomberg Deepens Commitment to Moving The World Beyond Coal With Plan to Turbocharge Clean Energy Finance in Global South
November 7, 2022
CEO and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All Damilola Ogunbiyi announces expanded partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies to support developing countries across Africa, Asia, and Latin America to accelerate coal phaseout, develop viable pathways to net-zero, and speed deployment of clean energy.
GFANZ Launches Critical Resources for Financial Institutions to Convert Net-Zero Ambitions to Actions, Calls on G20 Governments to Close Climate Policy Gap
November 1, 2022
GFANZ releases pan-sector framework for financial institution transition planning supports actionable strategies and measurable progress to meet net-zero commitments.