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2017 Forum

24-25 October 2017  OECD, Paris

Watch live starting at 08.50 (CET) on Tuesday, 24 October
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Selection of speakers

Sir Roger Gifford, Chairman, Green Finance Initiative, City of London Corporation

The Hon. Al Gore, Former Vice President, United States of America (video address)

Yuriko Koike,
Governor of Tokyo, Japan

Yasuhisa Nakao,
Deputy Vice Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Japan

Brune Poirson, Secrétaire d'État auprès du ministre d'État, ministre de la Transition écologique et solidaire, France

Gabriela Ramos,
Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20, OECD

Programe outline

Day 1|24 October 2017

  • Opening remarks
  • Unlocking global green finance and investment
  • Developing an investment-grade domestic policy framework
  • Climate and growth: Where to from here?
  • Institutions and interventions to create green markets
  • Green bonds: mobilising bond markets for a low-carbon transition

Day 2|25 October 2017 

  • A financial system for the low-carbon transition and sustainable development
  • Dialogue with asset managers and owners on climate disclosure
  • Building green infrastructure project pipelines
  • Keynote by Angel Gurría on mobilising green finance in cities and developing economies
  • Green finance and investment in cities
  • Blended finance: mobilising green investment in emerging economies

Programme and speaker list