Green Climate Fund's 'Investment for Climate' Conference, Incheon
The Green Climate Fund's 3-day Private Investment for Climate Conference ("GPIC") is a global marketplace and ecosystem where leading private sector actors including project sponsors, institutional investors, financial institutions, climate leaders, and the public sector come together to accelerate climate action in developing countries.
IDF Secretary General, Ekhosuehi Iyahen, spoke on a panel entitled "The Voice of Institutional Investors: How to Shift the Trillions?", addressing the strategies required to integrate climate risks and opportunities into investment and decision-making processes, the long-term risks involved, and how to evolve and advance existing approaches to climate investment.
GPIC 2019 highlights included:
- 94 speakers
- 100+ countries represented
- 50+ banks and institutional investors
- 500+ participants
- USD 8 trillion assets under management