07 November 2017

  • Projects

Finance in Motion at COP23

Two years after the landmark adoption of the Paris Agreement, government, business, science and civil society leaders alike are heading to Bonn this month with the aim of building momentum to tackle global warming at the 2017 UN Climate Change Conference.

As a leading impact asset manager and advisor of several investment funds in the green finance space, our team at Finance in Motion will be present throughout the conference and would be delighted to engage with you during the two weeks. Please see an overview of the events that we are actively involved in below. Should you be interested to meet our colleagues during COP23, please do not hesitate to contact Milena Bertram, Director, m.bertram@finance-in-motion.com, +49 (0) 69 271 035 127.

Event: Trillion Trees: a new partnership for the world’s forests
Date & Location: Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017 at 16:30-17:45 at the WWF Pavilion (Bonn Zone)
Host: World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)
Meet: Hanna Skelly, Director


Event: Climate-contingent finance: Emerging instruments for mitigation in agriculture
Date & Location: Thursday, 09 Nov 2017 at 11:30-13:00 in Meeting Room 10 (Bonn Zone)
Host: International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT)
Meet: Gabriela Weber de Morais, Associate, Environmental and Social Compliance
 

Event: From Billions to Trillions - Bottlenecks in supply of capital and demand form investable projects (at Climate Finance Day)
Date & Location: Thursday, 09 Nov 2017 at 12:15-14:15 at the Luxembourg/EIB Pavilion (Bonn Zone)
Host: Luxembourg Climate Finance Task Force
Meet: Elvira Lefting, Managing Director


Event: From Billions to Trillions – How innovative finance is getting the private sector on board (Facebook Live Session)
Date & Location: Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 at 9:30 - 10:30 at the Luxembourg/EIB Pavilion (Bonn Zone)
Host: European Investment Bank (EIB)
Meet: Elvira Lefting, Managing Director


Event: No More Business As Usual: Seizing Opportunities in the New Climate Economy (at World Climate Summit)
Date & Location: Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 at 12:30-13:30 at the Kameha Grand Hotel
Meet: Elvira Lefting, Managing Director


Event: An evening with Finance in Motion
Date & Location: Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 at 18:30 at the restaurant Remise
Host: Finance in Motion
Meet: various
Upon invitation only.