Sustainable Finance and Biodiversity

December 1, 2022

Timeline of events

  • Oct 2020: Beginning of the project
  • 2021: Supporting working groups of the EU Platform on Sustainable Finance regarding high-impact sectors
  • 2021: Analysing and criticizing EU Taxonomy draft criteria on biodiversity and ecosystems
  • 2022: Supporting the development of the European Sustainability Reporting Standard E-4 on biodiversity and ecosystems (via EFRAG)
  • 2022: Taxo4 scrutiny analysis and coherence check whether the EU Taxonomy criteria consider deforestation aspects (in direct operations and in the supply chain)
  • Nov/Dec 2022: Launch of final report “Biodiversity and Sustainable Finance – Managing the double materiality” and webinar with German financial institutions