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UNEP

FI’s Environmental

Finance Programs

Special

Advisor to UNEP FI

Takejiro

Sueyoshi

CEO

Forum


December

5,

2011

What is UNEP Finance Initiative?

<UNEP
F
inance
I
nitiative>

-
is the oldest partnership between the UN and the
financial sector.

-
was born out of the
1992

Earth summit.

-
started as a simple project with the banking
industry.

-
is the only finance and sustainability network
embedded in the UN system.

-
has
205 signatories
spanning banking, insurance
and investment and all geographic regions.

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UNEP FI’s Environmental Finance Programs

FI‘s mission


-
to embed environmental, social and


governance
(ESG issues)

thinking and action


within financial institutions and across capital


markets.


-
to identify and promote best environmental
and


sustainability practice
at all levels

of financial


institution operations.

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UNEP FI’s Environmental Finance Programs

FI
`


Organization


1. Global Steering Committee

2

Industry Commissions


Banking/Investment/Insurance

3.Thematic Advisory Groups


Climate Change/Resource Efficiency/


Biodiversity/Emerging issues

4. Regional Task Forces


Africa/Asia Pacific/Europe


North America/Latin America




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Our Mission:

To identify and promote best environmental and sustainability practice at all levels of financial
institution operations.


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UNEP FI’s Environmental Finance Programs

Global Roundtable 2009

Changing finance
:

-
due diligence & risk management

-
creating value for clients via sustainability
management

-
internal environmental management

Financing Change
:

-
green financing

-
developing green products and services

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Global Roundtable 2011
-



financial sector can generate
job creation

in
sectors ranging from green technology to
ecosystem management.


financial sector must do its part in creating
mechanisms that lead to
a more equitable
and

green economy
.
-
Mary Robinson



a stronger economy

is a greener economy.


-
Lisa Jackson

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Global Roundtable 2011
-



the Corporate Sustainability Reporting


Coalition

~calling on all UN member states to


commit to develop a Convention that


mandates company boards to consider


sustainability issues
, and to integrate


sustainability issues material to their


business into their annual Report and


Accounts.

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Activities

by

Asia

Pacific


the Australasia Group:



developed an environmental and




sustainability code of conduct for the




suppliers of financial institutions.


the Japan Group


the Korea Group



hold the “Financing Low
-
carbon growth




in Asia” summit in Seoul.

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P
rinciples for
R
esponsible
I
nvestment

-

April 2006 : launched with 40+signatories

-

October 2011: over 940 with US$30 trillion

1.
We will incorporate
ESG issues

into
investment analysis and decision
-
making
process.

2.
We will be active owners and incorporate
ESG issues

into our ownership policies and
practices.

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Fiduciary

Responsibility

October 2005, “Fiduciary Responsibility



-
it may be a breach of fiduciary duties to fail
to take account of
ESG consideration
.

July 2009, “Fiduciary Responsibility




-
integration of
ESG issues
should be a
legal responsibility.



PRI is now the
global framework

for
responsible investment~





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Principles for Financial Action for

the 21
st

Century

-

Principles for Financial Action towards
a Sustainable Society
,
Japan

The Principles 1~7:

1. We will recognize our roles and responsibility, taking into
account the
precautionary

approach, and promote those
actions that contribute towards shaping a sustainable
society.

2. We will contribute to the formation of
a sustainable global
society

through the development and provision of financial
products and services leading to the development and
increased competitiveness of “industries contributing to a
sustainable society” as represented by the environmental
technologies and services sector.



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A green economy

<our society is no longer sustainable>

1.
We are using up the Earth`s
“Capital”
.

2.
The 20
th
`s economy has grown at any cost
and has hit the limits.

3.
We should live on the “
Interest”
.

4.
We need a global economy that invests I
real and
inclusive long
-
term growth
.


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Green

economy



GNH

the brown economy:


economic growth at any cost


has hit its limits already

the green economy:


long
-
termism
/
inclusiveness


environmental protection

Green financing can boost flows of finance

to support the transition of a brown
economy into a green economy.


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Beyond

GDP

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The King and Queen of Bhutan

deeply


moved Japanese people.



The King`s words touched their hearts.



Japanese people go forth in seeking for


a new value standard

after the “March 11
th”


incident.




Thank you very much


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