The financial sector has been a leading contributor to the crises we face today, from climate change to land degradation to biodiversity loss, but it also has the potential to be an important part of the remedy. While many commitments have been made, such as net zero and zero deforestation pledges, more needs to happen to reach the sustainable finance tipping point. With finance thought leaders, we will discuss what the next steps must be for the financial ecosystem to become a driver of sustainability.
Ayesha KhanRegional Managing Director
Vivienne YedaDirector General
East African Development Bank
Joëlle WelfringMinister for the Environment, Climate and Sustainable Development
Robert NasiChief Operating Officer, CIFOR-ICRAF Director General, CIFOR
Aldo SotoManaging Director and Co-Founder
Amazonia Impact Ventures (AIV)
Roopal KanabarStrategic Finance Advisor
Landscape Finance Lab
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