Public Finance and a Green Recovery: A Conversation with EIB President Werner Hoyer
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ESTOnline
Public banks have a critical role in not just a green recovery but a global realignment towards a sustainable economy. Join us for a fascinating discussion with Dr. Andrew Steer, WRI President & CEO, Dr. Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank, and Dr. Dusonda Mumba, UN Environment.
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Join us for a fascinating discussion between Dr. Andrew Steer, WRI President & CEO, and Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank (EIB), as they dive into how public finance can support a green recovery. The conversation will explore the EIB’s journey towards alignment with the Paris agreement, the economic case for climate action, nature-based climate action, and how the banks can work with developing countries to recover from the COVID crisis and mobilize investment for climate-resilient, inclusive development.
Dr. Steer and Dr. Hoyer will be joined by Dr. Musonda Mumba from the Terrestrial Ecosystems Unit at UN Environment Programme. Following the discussion, the participants will take questions from the audience.
- Dr. Andrew Steer, President & CEO, WRI
- Dr. Werner Hoyer, President, EIB
- Dr. Musonda Mumba, Terrestrial Ecosystem Unit, UN Environment Programme
This event is organized in partnership with the EIB.