An alliance of major funds and insurance companies pension in the world, responsible for directing investment of the order of 2,400 million dollars, has been committed to boost investment portfolios carbon neutral by the year 2050 .
"there are No shortcuts to the climate action decisive. We need to have a long-term vision. I applaud the leadership of the investors in this Partnership. Your commitment sends a strong signal that financial markets and investors are you are listening to the science and are leading us to a path of resilience and sustainability", welcomes Inger Andersen, executive director of the United Nations Program for the Environment.
Convened by the finance Initiative of the United Nations Program for the Environment, and the Principles for Responsible Investment, the Alliance has the support of the World wide Fund for Nature and is part of the campaign Mission 2020, an initiative led by Christiana Figueres, exsecretaria executive of the Convention United Nations Framework on Climate Change.Updated Date: 25 September 2019, 12:02