Carbon Transition Initiative / Physical Risk webinar

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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

Topic: Physical Climate Risk: Risks and opportunities associated with physical climate change in emerging markets

Speakers: 

Felix Suntheim, Financial Sector Expert in the Global Financial Stability Analysis Division of the IMF’s Monetary and Capital Markets Department (see Physical Risk and Equity Prices chapter from last year's GFSR)

Marc Lehmann, Director, Climate Risk & Decarbonisation Strategy at KPMG UK

Stacy Swann, CEO and Founding Partner of Climate Finance Advisors (see Understanding the Role of Climate Risk Transparency on Capital Pricing for Developing Countries)

See our Issue Brief on Physical Climate Risk here

Register for the webinar series here.

Note: If you are interested in joining the steering committe to help the design and planning of this series, reach out to me at andrew.howell@eminvestorsalliance.org

Thanks, Andrew

Participants: 

Felix Suntheim, IMF
Marc Lehmann, KPMG
Stacy Swann, Climate Finance Advisors
Andrew Howell, Director, Extractive Industries