The Climate Bonds Standard and Certification Scheme is a labelling scheme for Entities, Assets, bonds, loans & other sustainability-linked debt instruments. Rigorous science-based criteria ensure that it is consistent with the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement to limit warming to 1.5 degrees. The Scheme is used globally by bond issuers, governments, investors and the financial markets to prioritise investments which genuinely contribute to addressing climate change.
Latest News: A World First! Japan's $11bn Climate Transition Bond, Certified under the Climate Bonds Standard, with proceeds being used to fund Japan’s ambitious Green Transformation (GX) programme. Read the full briefing here.