ESG and Climate Finance Conference

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Introducing cutting-edge research for tackling climate change problems

Friday 5 November, all day
Online

This conference aimed to introduce cutting-edge research on ESG and climate finance, which serves as financial solutions for tackling climate change problems.

Climate changes, ranging from extreme temperature to natural disasters, have become central issues and threaten modern society globally.  The UK hosted the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow. Global leaders, climate experts, policymakers came to Glasgow to tackle the climate crisis during the Summit. This conference aims to introduce cutting-edge research on ESG and climate finance, which serves as financial solutions for tackling climate change problems.

Topics

  • ESG investing, ESG integration and SRI
  • ESG ratings and methodologies
  • ESG disclosure and climate risk disclosure
  • Climate change and corporations
  • Climate risk, stress testing, and central banks
  • Green bonds, green loans, and green equities
  • Carbon market and carbon pricing
  • Carbon footprints and climate risk exposure
  • PE/VC roles in the energy transition

ESG Event Agenda

 

The UK hosted the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow from 31 October – 12 November 2021. The meeting brought countries together to work towards achieving the objectives of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. 

 


Further information: business-events@glasgow.ac.uk

First published: 19 October 2021

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