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Sustainable Finance Architecture to Scale Investments in Climate Action

November 9, 2022

This event discussed how global sustainable finance architecture reforms and development of the innovative financing tools and processes can help unlock climate finance, and what impact they would have on emerging markets, global and national development/climate agenda. The event showcased how the World Bank Group is working with global partners to build an enabling framework to leverage climate finance for emerging market and developing economies (including International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) and Network for Greening Financial Sector (NGFS)), and provided regional examples related to the implementation of these reforms in the context of the specific initiatives and projects.



Mari Pangestu   Managing Director of Development Policy and Partnerships, World Bank



Ed Mountfield   Vice President, Operations Policy and Country Services (OPCS), World Bank

Gabriel Yorio González   Deputy Minister of Finance and Public Credit, Mexico

Nevine Mansour   Adviser to the Vice Minister of Finance for Fiscal Policies, Ministry of Finance, Egypt

Mardi McBrien   Director of Strategic Affairs, IFRS Foundation, International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB)

 Najwa Mouhaouri   Head of Green Finance Unit, Bank Al-Maghrib

Dr. Sabine Mauderer   Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank and upcoming Chair, Greening the Financial System (NGFS)


NOVEMBER 9, 9:00-9:45 AM EST / 4:00-4:45 PM EET