Green Finance and Developing Countries: New Opportunities

Date: 25 May 2017

This workshop is the second convening of the GreenInvest platform. It will focus on green financial technology (fintech) and greening foreign direct investment (FDI). During the first day, discussions will focus on trends and opportunities that new and emerging fintech applications and business models create for developing and emerging economies as well as green finance policy implications. Then, the second day will highlight opportunities to unlock the potential of FDI as a source for sustainable and low-carbon development including approaches for coordinated action at the national, international and market level.