Side Events and Meetings

UNEP FI Meetings:

26 November

9.00-10.00am | UNEP FI AGM-in-person

UNEP FI members attending the GRT are automatically registered for the AGM. We look forward to seeing you.


27 November

8.00- 9.00am | Euronext bell ringing ceremony at the Palais Brongniart (invitation only)

 

Euronext and its partners have the pleasure of inviting you to open financial markets on 27 November 2018 as part of the 3 days dedicated to delivering a sustainable system with the UNEP FI Global Roundtable and the 4th Climate Finance Day.


28 November:

Morning | In-depth workshop on TCFD-aligned assessment of climate-related risks and opportunities for investment members

Details to be announced

Afternoon | In-depth workshop on TCFD-aligned assessment of climate-related risks and opportunities for insurance members

Details to be announced

Afternoon | Property Working Group members meeting

Details to be announced


29 November

All day: PSI Board meeting

09.30 to 13.30 | In-depth workshop on TCFD-aligned assessment of climate-related risks and opportunities for banking members.

During the workshop the two expert partners of UNEP FI’s TCFD Banking Pilot – Acclimatise and Oliver Wyman – will present the developed methodologies and approaches for assessing transition and physical risks and opportunities. You will hear from banks that participated in the pilot and we will discuss with climate scenario modelers and regulators what next steps with regards to improving climate risk management could look like. Finally, we will present an outline of the second phase on UNEP FI’s TCFD Banking Pilot, which is planned to start early next year. To register for the banking TCFD workshop, please email Jed Eix at jed.eix@un.org. Please note that places are limited and we will confirm registrations in November.

 


Side events


Media Roundtable: UN Environment Inclusive Wealth Report

UN Environment and partners will provide an insight into the third Inclusive Wealth Report and an Inclusive Wealth Index on the margins of the UN Environment Finance Initiative Global Roundtable in Paris.  Curated by over 200 economists from across the world, the index of 140 countries shows the latest estimates of wealth of nations by aggregating natural, human and produced capital into a league table. This represents an important first step in reconsidering the prominence of Gross Domestic Product as the core economic indicator by defining a new compass for sustainability.

When: 26th November 2018 | 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Where: Salle de Colonnes (2nd floor), Palais Brongniart

Register here

Can’t attend? Watch live-stream here.


Natural Capital Policy Forum

When: Monday 26 – Tuesday 27

Who: WAVES/World BankUN Statistical DivisionNetherlands Ministry of Foreign AffairsUN EnvironmentGovernment Dialogue, Natural Capital Coalition.

More information here.

Registration: Invite only


Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century: France Roadmap Launch Dinner

When: Monday 26 November

Who: UNEP FI, the PRI, the Generation Foundation, Finance for Tomorrow,  UN Environment, high-level French government officials, investors, and other stakeholders.

Registration: Invite only

 


Launch of the Emissions Gap Report 2018: UN Environment’s annual assessment of global greenhouse gas emission ambitions and efforts.

UN Environment’s annual Emissions Gap Report (EGR) presents an assessment of current national mitigation efforts and the ambitions countries have presented in their Nationally Determined Contributions, which form the foundation of the Paris Agreement. The report describes the gap between the countries’ promises on how much they will reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and the actual reduction required if we are to keep global warming to a global mean temperature increase well below 2°C by the end of this Century.

When: 27th November 2018 | 4:00pm – 5:30pm

Where: Sallon D’Honneur (2nd floor), Palais Brongniart

Register here.


 

Natural Capital Coalition Collaboration Day

When: Wednesday 28

Who: Natural Capital Coalition

Registration: Free (open registration to follow)

Details: A day for the natural capital community to reflect, discuss, challenge and prioritize for the year ahead. Note that registration is available currently only to Coalition Organizations, registration for non-Coalition Organizations will be available in September.


GGKP Annual Conference / OECD Green Growth and Sustainable Development (GGSD) Forum

When: Tuesday 27 – Wednesday 28

Who: OECD and GGKP

How to engage: @GGKPlatform @OECDenvironment #GGKP6 #GGSD2018

Registration: (online)