Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Dec 7, 2023

Elevating Transition Goals: Climate Bonds Sets New Bar with Buildings Criteria 2.1

Climate Bonds Initiative Launches New Buildings Criteria 2.1: Expanding the scope to Embodied Emissions and in line with the EU Taxonomy
Posted: Dec 6, 2023

Middle East & Africa See Sustainable Finance Progress Ahead of COP28

There is reason for optimism in Middle East and Africa.  Regional sustainable finance is growing quickly to spur positive development impact at both company and community levels.  By the end of Q3 2023, the Climate Bonds Initiative (Climate Bonds) had recorded cumulative volume of USD4.2tn of green, social, sustainability, and sustainability linked (GSS+) debt in alignment with its screening methodologies (aligned), plus a further USD12.7bn in unscreened bonds bearing the transition label.

Q3 Market Update: Green Bonds hit $2.5tn, GSS+ passed $4tn
Posted: Dec 2, 2023

Brazil becomes 50th country to crack the sovereign GSS+ market

Brazil becomes 50th country to crack the sovereign GSS+ market
Posted: Nov 30, 2023


December Events Blog: From COP28 to Mexico to Japan. Stay connected with us!
Posted: Nov 30, 2023
Climate Bonds Initiative at COP28
Posted: Nov 16, 2023



To build a net zero economy, the world needs to build a net zero chemicals industry. Chemicals are present in over 90% of manufactured goods, and account for a large portion of global emissions. But in order for this large and high-emitting sector to transition, it needs clear guidance, frameworks, and standards to facilitate its transition to net zero.

The Building Blocks of a Green Chemical Sector — Climate Bonds releases new EU policy package
Posted: Nov 15, 2023

Climate Bonds CONNECT 2023 - London Global Conference Wrap Up

Climate Bonds CONNECT 2023 - London Global Conference brought together hundreds of investors, asset owners, and industry professionals to discuss how the sustainable finance sector can mobilise and facilitate the transition to a green economy. With over 350 in-person attendees and over 1000 people joining remotely from around the world, CONNECT 2023 demonstrated the appetite and enthusiasm for a real global transition.

Climate Bonds CONNECT 2023 Wrap Up
Posted: Nov 8, 2023


November Events Blog: From Brasilia to London to Beijing. Stay connected with us!
Posted: Oct 30, 2023

Climate Bonds comes in line with the EU Taxonomy on low carbon buildings

Climate Bonds comes in line with the EU Taxonomy on low carbon buildings
Posted: Oct 20, 2023


Cementing the global net zero transition