United Nations Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA)
This report provides a step-by-step guide for financial institutions conducting a rapid natural capital risk assessment, with links to additional online resources. The guide was developed based on experience piloting the approach with banks across three countries: Colombia, Peru and South Africa.
The Green Finance for Latin America and the Caribbean Platform (GFL) is a knowledge exchange Platform that has been developed to support National Development Banks (NDBs) and other institutional players in the financial market to share knowledge and information on green finance. The GFL Platform
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)
Colombia and Peru are countries rich in natural resources, particularly those in the forest sector. The region has experienced considerable economic growth over the past decade, driven by mining, agriculture and other export commodities, resulting in a significant decrease in poverty. However growth has come at the cost of natural capital erosion and environmental degradation, impacting local livelihoods.