Path to COP & Climate Finance

From Dubai to Baku to Brazil, our 2024/2025 Path to COP campaign aligns with ‘The COP Presidencies Troika’ to support ‘Mission 1.5°C’ by maintaining momentum, locking in continuity, and anchoring implementation across COP28, COP29 and COP30.

Path to COP29

The largest finance-focused campaign for COP28, backed by global financial institutions and thought leaders in green and sustainable finance.

Path to COP28

In the lead up to and during COP26, we campaigned tirelessly for a greener and more sustainable finance sector.

Path to COP26

Our work on Net Zero pensions is designed to support pension providers in creating their funds to become Net Zero.

Net Zero pensions

Over half of global GDP depends on nature, making clear the need to finance its protection and restoration.

GEFI has been a partnered with UNDP to connect the finance sector with nature to help deliver finance for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Financing Nature and BiodiversityFinancing Nature and the SDGs

The Edinburgh Finance Declaration is the world’s first joint venture between the church and Islamic finance to create a shared values framework towards ethical finance.

Edinburgh Finance Declaration

The Global Islamic Finance SDG Taskforce is a unique collaboration which explores the role the Islamic finance industry can play in addressing this funding gap and to better understand the commercial opportunities the SDGs present for the sector.

Islamic Finance & the SDGs

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Islamic and Ethical Finance (APPGIEF) is an informal group of Members of the Commons and Lords who have come together to promote Islamic finance. The UKIFC acts as its Secretariat.

APPG Islamic and Ethical Finance

Market Development

Working with Scottish Government, Scottish Financial Enterprise and key industry stakeholders, GEFI launched the Scottish Taskforce for Green and Sustainable Financial Services in 2022.

Scottish Taskforce