The GISD Alliance has been building a shared understanding on what sustainable investing means that facilitates the alignment of investment portfolios with the SDGs and reduces the risk of greenwashing. The Alliance is also engaged in fostering the harmonization of standards for sustainability reporting and impact measurement.

Focus Area

Sustainable Development Investing (SDI)

In 2020, the GISD Alliance reached consensus on a common definition of Sustainable Development Investing (SDI) that can help establish norms that differentiate investment strategies. To date, “…

Measurement and Metrics

Insufficient data on sustainable development-related issues and poor data usability are severely hampering the growth of sustainable finance. Investors need data and information for their analyses…