UNEP Inquiry, China’s CUFE Highlight Progress on Green Finance

IISD -  The International Institute of Green Finance of the Central University of Finance and Economics and UN Environment’s Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System have released the report ‘Establishing China’s Green Financial System,' taking stock of China’s progress in green finance. The report notes that since August 2016, China has made major progress and has been playing an increasingly important role in facilitating international cooperation in green finance.

A report on China’s development of green finance notes that the process could determine the level of green development in China, while also exerting considerable influence on the green transition of the world economy at large. The report was released by the International Institute of Green Finance (IIGF) from the Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) in China, and the UN Environment’s Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System.

The progress report titled, ‘Establishing China’s Green Financial System,’ takes stock of China’s development in green finance, including with regard to policies, products, and market infrastructure. The report also offers recommendations for future development.

 

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