Climate Mainstreaming Resource Center

What does Climate Mainstreaming mean?

“Mainstreaming” by definition implies a shift from financing climate activities in incremental ways, to making climate change – both in terms of opportunities and risk – a core consideration and a “lens” through which institutions deploy capital.

Why should financial institutions mainstream climate change?

“Mainstreaming” climate change considerations throughout financial institutions’ operations, and in their investing and lending activities, will enable financial institutions to deliver better, more sustainable, short-term and long-term results – both developmentally and financially.

How can financial institutions mainstream climate change?

The Climate Mainstreaming Resource Center aims to facilitate the access to information on the integration of climate considerations in the operations of financial institutions.

You can find three types of resources: