Sector guidance

Sector projects

Our sector development projects provide methods, frameworks, tools and guidance to support businesses in setting robust science-based targets.

Select your sector from the list to view the available resources and set a target.

Where sector projects are not finalized, we encourage you to use the beta and interim guidance where available, and participate in the relevant consultation and scoping phases.

If your sector is not listed, you can still set a science-based target, joining companies from nearly 50 sectors. We have a range of resources to support you in choosing the best target-setting approach and method for your business. Consult the step-by-step guide to get started.

Sector Status
Aluminium Scoping Phase View
Forest, Land and Agriculture (FLAG) Scoping Phase View
Power Finalized View
Transport In Development View
Oil and Gas In Development View
Chemicals and Petrochemicals Scoping Phase View
Financial institutions In Development View
Apparel and footwear Finalized View
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Finalized View

Get involved

Our sector development projects involve ongoing research and consultation with companies and other relevant stakeholders. We encourage your input and feedback to help drive effective and ambitious climate action across all sectors:

Review current pathways

To get involved in existing sector projects, select a sector above to visit the project page and view opportunities for collaboration.

Help develop new pathways

To help expand our sector work, consult the Sector Development Framework and contact John Sottong, Senior Associate, Science Based Targets Initiative, WRI.