Sustainable Finance Policy Summit – DC

17 October 2019 | Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC 2pm-5pm

UNEP FI and the PRI are organising a sustainable finance policy conference focused on responsible investment policy in the US and around the world on 17 October from 2-5pm in Washington, DC.

Research by the PRI finds that across the world’s 50-largest economies, there are now 730 hard and soft-law policy revisions, across some 500 policy instruments that require or encourage ESG integration across the intermediation chain – half of which were introduced in the last three years. Progress on sustainable finance policy reforms has taken hold in most markets – including the EU, UK, Canada and China.

This summit will bring together senior policymakers, regulatory affairs professionals and investment professionals to participate in a discussion on global sustainable finance policy reform.

Speakers include:

  • Hiro Mizuno, Chief Investment Officer, GPIF
  • Mario Nava, Director, European Commission
  • Scott Mather, Chief Investment Officer, PIMCO
  • Sharon Hendricks, Chair of the Board, CalSTRS
  • Timothy Wilkins, Global Partner for Client Sustainability, Freshfields
  • Senator Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii (invited)

Register here.

If you have any questions, please contact elodie.feller@un.org.
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