Climate Bonds Initiative
The Climate Bonds Initiative is an international, investor-focused not-for-profit and the only organisation in the world working to mobilize $80 trillion bond market for climate change solutions. Supported by a 50-member Advisory Panel, the Initiative has an international stakeholder base among institutional investors, NGOs and the finance sector.
The aim is to develop a large and liquid Green and Climate Bonds Market that will help drive down the cost of capital for climate projects and improve access to lower-cost debt in emerging markets.
Climate Bonds Initiative is the only organisation in the world working solely to mobilize the largest capital market of all, the $100 trillion bond market, for climate change solutions.
They promote investment in projects and assets necessary for a rapid transition to a low-carbon and climate resilient economy. The strategy is to develop a large and liquid Green and Climate Bonds Market that will help drive down the cost of capital for climate projects in developed and emerging markets; to grow aggregation mechanisms for fragmented sectors; and to support governments seeking to tap debt capital markets.