Sustainable Banking Network (SBN) welcomes National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), Ukraine’s central bank, as our newest member. Established in 1991, NBU’s stated mission is to ensure price and financial stability, with the goal of contributing to Ukraine’s sustainable economic development. In joining SBN, NBU has committed to achieving progress in promoting sustainable finance in Ukraine’s banking sector within the next two years, both at the level of sustainable finance products and sound environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) practices by financial institutions. Learn more reading the NBU press release.
Sustainable Banking Network is excited to support the development of national frameworks and exchange of good practice in helping financial institutions manage environmental and social risks and opportunities in Ukraine. We look forward to working with NBU in their commitment to promote sustainable finance in the country and the region.
To learn more about SBN members and their national sustainable finance journeys, see the 2019 SBN Global Progress Report and 30 Country Reports at www.ifc.org/sbn2019report