Make waves on mainstreaming sustainable finance.
Luxembourg City: CEST (GMT+1)
Sat, November 30, 2019
Opening Plenary LIVE NOW
Special Announcements LIVE NOW
Mid-day Plenary LIVE NOW
Dragon’s Den (ICFA Announcements) LIVE NOW
Closing Plenary LIVE NOW
Meet Some of Our Speakers
Pamela Castillo Barahona
Minister for the Environment, Climate and Sustainable Development of Luxembourg
Calvert Impact Capital
European Investment Bank (EIB)
"The event has shown us both the policy side – tenure reforms, PES and so on, and the innovative financing needed to mobilise more private sector funding for sustainable landscapes."
Senior Director for the Environment and Natural Resources Global Practice, World Bank
"The big issue is how we create an asset class the traditional financial market can invest in, the way we did it with renewable energies. To move billions we need to start collaborating effectively. To achieve this, each actor needs to understand his role in the financial supply chain."
President and CEO, Calvert Impact Capital
"As a person who works in sustainable land management (SLM), the GLF event gave the opportunity to understand better what investors want from SLM."
What’s on The Agenda?
The conference will specifically focus on practical business cases in the land use domain that work, but which need to be upscaled for more widespread positive impact. It also allows participants to interact with speakers and other delegates in a variety of ways, including by attending a mock Dragons’ Den, meeting other participants in smaller settings through a pop-up World Café or learning about new and emerging funds that are incubated by Luxembourg’s International Climate Finance Accelerator. This knowledge can be used to foster more meaningful and effective investments, avoid and overcome potential risk, and advance global goals toward sustainable financial activities. Conference objectives include: