Roadmap for Ukraine: Green bond guidelines for the creation of new market
This roadmap aims to outline some of the challenges for accessing green finance in Ukraine. It provides an overview of fixed income solutions to finance low carbon development, clean transportation, adaptation to climate change, development of renewable energy, biodiversity protection and preservation, eco-innovation etc. Green bonds may be a critical tool for Ukraine’s green finance and for the country to emerge as a green economy. The Ukrainian market has great potential. While the country is well known for its abundant natural resources, it has more to offer. Ukraine is currently undergoing dramatic restructuring of the energy sector as, geopolitical considerations have forced it to reduce dependency on energy imports, to boos fuel efficiency and to access energy sources that are more reliable.