Webinar: Biodiversity and the Financial Sector (in Portuguese)

17 August 2020

Join the Financial Innovation Laboratory (LAB), the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and the Brazilian Federation of Banks (Febraban) as they debate how the finance sector can address biodiversity and natural capital issues.

The objective of the webinar is to expand the knowledge of institutions on the subject, with the presentation (i) of the newly created Taskforce for Nature-Related Financial Disclosure (TNFD),which will address the global context, justification, objectives and possibilities for participation by Brazilian financial institutions and regulators; and (ii) UNEP FI initiatives to address biodiversity-related issues for financial institutions, such as “Beyond Business as Usual”: Biodiversity Targets and Finance” a recent report on the management of biodiversity risks across nine priority business sectors.

Date: 17 AUG | Monday, 10am – 11am

Opening: BID and Febraban

Moderation: Maria Netto (BID | LAB)

Speakers:

Liesel Van Ast (UNEP FI)

Andrew Mitchell (TNFD)

 

Registration here

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