Thursday, 11 Nov 2021, 8.00 – 9.00 GMT, IPCC /Science Pavilion, COP26 Venue.

At this event we discussed how financial decision-makers can align finance with sustainable development and help to accelerate the transition to a net-zero, climate resilient economies, based on the latest scientific findings and policy developments.

For a summary of the circle of trust presented by Jean-Charles Hourcade, read this short overview.

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Welcome & moderationAndrzej Błachowicz, Managing Director at Climate Strategies
Key lessons from “Scaling up climate finance in the context of Covid-19 A science-based call for financial decision-makersHeleen de Coninck, Professor of Socio-Technical Innovation and Climate Change at Eindhoven University of Technology, IPCC author
Bridging the climate friendly investment gap: from basic principles to the GCF experienceYannick Glemarec, Executive Director at Green Climate Fund
Building the “Circle of trust”Jean-Charles Hourcade, Research Director Emeritus at the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), IPCC author
ReactionsAmal-Lee Amin, Director Climate Strategy at CDC Group plc and Senior Advisor to the COP26 Presidency

Michael Grubb, Professor of International Energy and Climate Change Policy at University College London, IPCC author
Q&A session