Mark Carney (St Peter’s and Nuffield) will speak to us on “The UN private finance agenda: how to ensure every financial system takes climate change into account”.
Mr Carney currently serves as the United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance. Earlier in his career, he served as the Governor of the Bank of Canada, then Governor of the Bank of England.
Date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Time: 10h00 Ottawa (09h00 Mexico City, 10h00 Washington DC)
Registration: At Zoom Webinars
Climate change is one of the defining challenges of our time. Countries everywhere are struggling with competing pressures to address long-term existential climate risks on the one hand, and to meet immediate-term economic imperatives on the other. Is it possible for markets to internalise the costs of climate change, so economic forces foster climate action?
As always, registration is free, but places are limited, and will be allocated first-come-first-served.