Tackling climate change

As one of the world’s largest insurers and investors, we’re committed to limiting global warming and fostering a just transition to a low-carbon future. We seize opportunities to drive decarbonization and climate resilience through our resources, partnerships, expertise and influence.

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This forum, hosted by the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance, aimed to elevate the topic of blended finance to high-level decision makers ahead of the IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting and the 27th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 27).

This virtual event took place on October 5, 2022.

Our Climate Change Strategy

Anticipate. Care. Enable.

The financial sector has a crucial role to play in enabling a low-carbon future. We’re uniquely positioned to shape the global economy and influence financial systems. Our Climate Change Strategy has encouraged solutions for tomorrow’s climate since 2005.
Line Hestvik, Allianz Chief Sustainability Officer


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"Art on Climate" international illustration competition

The "Art on Climate" competition, sponsored by Allianz Global Investors, aimed to provide a platform for the exchange of ideas and solutions to tackle climate change, and to inspire the public to make meaningful change in response to this global challenge. Shown above is the winning entry.

Our commitments

For a full overview of our climate-related commitments, check out the 2021 Allianz Group Sustainability Report. A selection of commitments is included below. 
emissions in our proprietary investment portfolio by 2050.
25% reduction in emissions in listed equities and corporate bonds by 2025 (baseline 2019).
renewable electricity in our  operations by 2023 as part of our RE100 commitment.

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Oliver Baete, CEO of Allianz SE
Chief Executive Officer
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Line Hestvik
Chief Sustainability Officer
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Barbara Karuth Zelle
Member of the Board
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Günther Thallinger
Member of the Board
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Cheif Economist, Allianz SE
Chief Economist
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Matt Christensen, slight smile, looking straight at the camera.
Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing
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We endorse the recommendations of the Task-force on Climate Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) and report in line with its framework. For further information on how we work to reduce emissions within our own operations, see our Group Environmental Management Guideline and corresponding Explanatory Notes.