Envision is a rating system that provides guidance on planning, designing, and delivery of sustainable and resilient infrastructure. The manual includes objectives and performance indicators to guide the user through a project assessment, and potentially a sustainability award. The tool is a sustainability decision-mak (...)
Developed by: Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) - Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure (ZP)
The EO100 Standard for Responsible Energy is a set of rigorous performance standards for energy development projects. It establishes metrics and performance targets that address the social and environmental impacts of energy development. The tool provides standards that can be used for investment and supply-chain due d (...)
The Equator Principles is a risk management framework adopted by financial institutions for determining, assessing and managing environmental and social risk in projects. It is primarily intended to provide a minimum standard for due diligence to support responsible risk decision-making.
The FV Tool is a financial tool that allows an organization to test whether its sustainability initiatives will effectively create or protect value for a project and as well as manage risks that could negatively impact project completion and ongoing business operations. The primary intention of the tool is to evaluate (...)
Developed by: IFC s Infrastructure and Natural Resources Advisory team, Rio Tinto, Deloitte
The G7 Ise-Shima Principles for Promoting Quality Infrastructure Investment is a set of five principles. It was launched in Japan and developed by the G7 to be used on a global scale. These principles aim to promote strong, sustainable and balanced growth while enhancing resilience, and contributing to the global effor (...)
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), is a set of standards to be used at the global scale for international reporting. These standards were developed to help organizations’ better understand their impact on critical sustainability issues as well as communicate more effectively with the different stakeholders. This (...)
Global Sustainability Assessment System is a performance-based system developed for rating green buildings and infrastructures. The primary objective of GSAS is to create a sustainable built environment, considering the specific needs and context of the Middle East and North Africa regions (MENA).
Developed by: Gulf Organisation for Research and Development (GORD´s)
GBP is a set of principles developed to promote integrity in the Green Bond market through guidelines that recommend transparency, disclosure, and reporting. They are intended to be used by market participants and designed to drive the provision of information needed to increase capital allocation to such projects.
Developed by: Climate Bonds initiative, International Capital Market Association (ICMA)
The Green Building Index is an environmental rating system for townships developed in Malaysia to promote the protection of the natural environment by balancing townships production and consumption of resources. The Green Building Index is Malaysia’s first comprehensive rating system for evaluating the environmen (...)
Developed by: Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM) and the Assocciation of Consulting Engineers Malasya (ACEM)
Green Star Communities is an Australian rating tool targeted to the planning, design, and construction of large-scale development projects at a precinct, neighborhood and/or community scale. The main purpose of using this tool is to assess communities developments attributes against best practice benchmarks across sust (...)
Developed by: Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA)