This roadmap is a resource for corporate and government representatives and others interested in better understanding green bonds. It provides users with a basic outline of green bonds and their role in mobilizing capital for climate change action. It is intended to help corporate representatives and government officials quickly get oriented to the world of green bonds and provides curated tools and information from organizations around the world that play an active role in the green bonds market. 

Green Bonds Overview

Green Bonds Checklist

Types of Green Bonds



Labeling, Certification, Verification, Standards



Disclaimer: This knowledge product is an output from the Global Green Bond Partnership and the Mobilising Investment project, an initiative of the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) and Low Emission Development Strategies Global Partnership (LEDS GP) contracted through SouthSouthNorth (SSN). The Mobilising Investment project is funded by the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), on the basis of a decision adopted by the German Bundestag. Delivery partners for the project include the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and PricewaterhouseCoopers UK (PwC)