The 2° Investing Initiative [2°ii - pronounced "Two Degrees Investing Initiative"] is a multi-stakeholder think tank working to align the financial sector with 2°C climate goals. Our research and engagement activities seek to:
The association was founded in 2012 in Paris. In 2015 it counts two legal entities based in New-York and Paris and one office in London. 2°ii carries projects in Europe, China and the United States. Our work is global, both in terms of geography and engaging key actors. We bring together financial institutions, issuers, policy makers, research institutes, experts, and NGOs to achieve our mission. Representatives from all of the key stakeholder groups are also sponsors of our research (see members and partnerships below).
More information on the core concept, what we do and how we work under the page "the 2D Concept".