Innovative Public Private Finance Partnerships for Low Carbon Economies
kerry max, Global Affairs Canada
What do official development assistance, gender lens investing and social impact investors have in common? When used to share risk, they create the conditions for addressing the 18 trilllion dollar finance gap to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGS) of universal provision of clean water, sanitation, and electricity. Join Global Affairs Canada and its climate finance partners to discuss how public climate finance can foster the gender-inclusive investments that can help developing countries mitigate and adapt to climate change.
Public risk sharing; Public Finance; Climate Change; Innovation; Gender Lens Investing
Kerry Max, Deputy Director, Climate Change Governance, Global Affairs Canada
tbc, Inter American Development Bank; tbc, International Finance Corporation, tbc, International Fund for Agricultural Development
https://www.forbes.com/sites/feliciajackson/2018/03/23/can-green-finance-fill-the-18-trillion-infrastructure-investment-gap/#724fd3972a67; Canada’s Action on Climate https://pm.gc.ca/eng/news/2015/11/27/prime-minister-announces-investment-global-climate-change-action https://pm.gc.ca/eng/news/2015/11/27/canadas-climate-finance-commitment https://www.greenclimate.fund/home