Who We Are

The Emerging Markets Investors Alliance is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that enables institutional emerging market investors to support good governance, promote sustainable development, and improve investment performance in the governments and companies in which they invest. The Alliance seeks to raise awareness and advocate for these issues through collaboration among investors, companies or governments, and public policy experts. LEARN MORE

Events

January 2021

Date - Time:
01/29/2021 - 09:00
Description:
On January 29 at 9am EST, we will be hosting Caroline Bushnell, Felipe Krelling and Doris Lee of the Good Food Institute for our first webinar on protein alternatives. Our speakers will provide an overview of the alternative protein landscape (plant-based, cultivated, fermentation), how the market has developed in the US and how it is developing in Brazil and China. You can register for the webinar here.
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January 2021

Date - Time:
01/21/2021 - 11:00
Participants:
Felix Suntheim, IMF | Marc Lehmann, KPMG | Stacy Swann, Climate Finance Advisors | Andrew Howell, Director, Extractive Industries
Description:
The Emerging Markets Investors Alliance is pleased to announce the launch of the Carbon Transition Initiative, a series of webinars on how climate change and the low carbon transition affect investments in emerging markets. For more information on this initiative see this presentation.  The first webinar in the series, on Physical Climate Risk, will take place next Thursday. Register for the webinar series here.  Webinar date: Thursday, January 21 at 11am EST... read more
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January 2021

Date - Time:
01/12/2021 - 09:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Michael Ridley, HSBC Global Asset Management
Description:
ESG INITIATIVE Building an EM Corporate Green Bond Fund: The Regio (Real Economy Green Investment Opportunities) Fund A Conversation with Dr. Michael Ridley Director, Senior Responsible Investment Specialist Responsible Investment HSBC Global Asset Management Ltd Tuesday, January 12, 9am EST / 2pm GMT Moderated by Fergus McCormick Director of Sovereign Research Emerging Markets Investors Alliance The Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Initiative engages... read more
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January 2021

Date - Time:
01/08/2021 - 10:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Paulo Moutinho, Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM)
Description:
The second of our webinar series in partnership with the Rainforest Foundation Norway will take place on January 8 at 10am EST.  Our speaker,  Paulo Moutinho, senior scientist and co-founder of the Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM) will address the process of land grabbing and speculation that drives the expansion of the agricultural frontier, converting forests into pastures and plantations.  The webinar will also cover how illegally seized public... read more
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December 2020

Date - Time:
12/09/2020 - 09:00 to 12/10/2020 - 09:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
George Serafeim, Harvard | Michelle Dunstan, AllianceBernstein | Mark Wade, Allianz | Stephanie Wu, HSBC Global Asset Management | Julia Kochetygova , Northern Trust | Sara Rosner , Alliance Bernstein | Gloria Kim , JP Morgan | Barbara Kuepper, Profundo | Josh Lepawsky , Memorial University of Newfoundland
Description:
                           4TH ANNUAL EM ESG CONFERENCE                                                                                                        ... read more
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November 2020

Date - Time:
11/17/2020 - 09:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Hardik Shah, GMO | Niyati Dangi, GMO
Description:
The Emerging Markets Investors Alliance is pleased to host our next ESG Initiative call with Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo (GMO) Climbing the ESG Learning Curve: Lessons Learned in Emerging Markets A Conversation with Hardik Shah ESG Practice Lead Niyati Dangi ESG Analyst Tuesday, November 17 9am EST/ 2pm GMT / 10pm SGT Moderated by Fergus McCormick Director of Sovereign Research Emerging Markets Investors Alliance This month’s call will feature Hardik Shah, ESG... read more
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November 2020

Date - Time:
11/12/2020 - 09:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Saleem Ali, University of Delaware
Description:
The Alliance extractive industries program hosted a webinar on Deep Sea Mining (DSM). This is a rapidly evolving area of extractives which promises an alluring new supply of minerals -- including those critical to the low carbon energy transition -- but also brings with it environmental risks that are not yet fully understood. Professor Saleem Ali of University of Delaware spoke about demand projections for critical metals and how DSM can help meet these needs; the environmental and... read more
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October 2020

Date - Time:
10/13/2020 - 09:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Jean-Marc Routier, BlackRock
Description:
Please join us on Tuesday, October 13, 9am EDT / 2pm BST for our next ESG Initiative Call on Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets. Jean-Marc Routier, Director, Product Strategist, GEM Fundamental Equities will present BlackRock’s approach to sustainable investing in emerging markets. Moderated by Fergus McCormick, Director of Sovereign Research, Emerging Markets Investors Alliance.  The ESG Initiative engages global and local institutional asset managers to discuss their... read more
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September 2020

Date - Time:
09/18/2020 - 10:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Barbara Kuepper, Profundo | Matt Piotrowski, Climate Advisers | Tim Steinweg, Chain Reaction Research
Description:
On Friday September 18 at 10am EDT, our Agriculture Program will host a webinar on Deforestation Risk in the Brazilian Cattle Supply Chain.  Our guests Barbara Kuepper,  Matt Piotrowski and Tim Steinweg of Chain Reaction Research will present on their recently published report Brazilian Beef Supply Chain Under Pressure Amid Worsening ESG Impacts.  One of the major issues outlined in this report is the little progress made by the meatpackers in... read more

September 2020

Date - Time:
09/17/2020 - 10:00
Location:
By webinar only
Participants:
Vanessa Forti, United Nations University
Description:
We are pleased to announce that Vanessa Forti of The United Nations University will be the first speaker to kick off our new Telecom/Media/Tech Program on September 17 at 10am EDT.  Vanessa will give us a solid overview of the global electronics waste issue and an update on the latest policy developments in her presentation Global Monitoring of E-Waste.  Vanessa is a Program Associate at UNU where she is focused on waste quantification and the evaluation of... read more

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