Where to start with the GFANZ Net-Zero Transition Plan


  • Translates commitments to action
  • Aligns with company strategy
  • Enhances communication and understanding
  • Framework across 5 themes
  • Additional reports for details

Fundamentals of transition plans

How can a net-zero transition plan help your organization on its path to net zero?

  • Translating commitments into action
  • Integrating net-zero targets with the broader company strategy
  • Enabling effective communication with the real economy on transition planning
  • Enhancing policymaker and regulator understanding of efforts for risk mitigation and assess progress toward NDCs

When should an organization develop a transition plan and how should it be communicated?

  • Once commitments have been made or are considered and initials targets have been set, transition planning and the integration of the plan into overall business strategy are important
  • Transition plans should be communicated transparently, eg., in the context of other climate-related reporting

Elements of the GFANZ NZTP

What are the themes and components of the GFANZ NZTP?

The GFANZ NZTP provides a framework for transition planning across 5 themes:

  • Foundations
  • Implementation Strategy
  • Metrics and Targets
  • Engagement Strategy
  • Governance

Each theme of the GFANZ NZTP framework encompasses one to 3 components, and 5 workshops in this series offer a deep dive into each theme of the framework

Getting started

Where can I find more information to start transition planning?

  • 2 major publications detail the GFANZ NZTP framework for financial institutions as well as its application in the real economy
  • Three additional reports give a more detailed insight into particular areas of interest that are of different relevance to the different NZTP themes.
  • All reports are available on the GFANZ website.

More details in the workshop Where to start with the GRANZ NZTP

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