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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

April 2021

Date - Time:
04/08/2021 - 09:00
Description:
Please join us on Thursday, April 8 at 9 am EST, for our second webinar in our Carbon Transition Initiative, a series of webinars on how climate change and the carbon transition affect emerging markets sovereigns and corporates. The topic of this webinar will be financials and address key transition and physical climate risks facing emerging markets banks and how carbon accounting standards like the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF) can enable banks assess and... read more

March 2021

Date - Time:
03/17/2021 - 10:00
Description:
Please join us for a conversation on Wednesday, Mar 17, 10am EDT / 2pm GMT with Bryan Gurhy, Tim Herzog and Dieter Wang of the World Bank, who will introduce the Bank’s sovereign ESG framework and Sovereign ESG Data Portal, highlight its strengths and limitations, and discuss new approaches to ESG data. This discussion will be moderated by Fergus McCormick, Director of Sovereign Research, Emerging Markets Investors Alliance. Register in advance here. Please note that this call is... read more
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March 2021

Date - Time:
03/09/2021 - 09:00
Description:
EMERGING MARKETS INVESTORS ALLIANCE ESG INITIATIVE   Lessons from a decade of ESG Investing in Chinese equity markets   A Conversation with Karine Hirn Co-Founder and Chief Sustainability Officer East Capital Group Hong Kong Tuesday, Mar 9, 9am EST / 2pm GMT Moderated by Fergus McCormick Director of Sovereign Research Emerging Markets Investors Alliance The Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Initiative engages asset managers to discuss... read more
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March 2021

Date - Time:
03/04/2021 - 09:00
Description:
On March 4 at 9am EST, please join us as the Alliance hosts a Tech, Media & Telecom (TMT) program entitled Internet Waste, featuring the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Rosie McDonald, consultant at the ITU, will be presenting. The webinar is a part of the TMT Group’s series of discussions defining the sector’s environmental challenges, discussing the issues involved, and proposing potential solutions. William Woo, Director of the Alliance’s TMT program, will moderate the event... read more

March 2021

Date - Time:
03/02/2021 - 10:00
Participants:
Fergus McCormick, Director, Sovereigns | David Manley, Natural Resource Governance Institute | Patrick Heller, Natural Resource Governance Institute
Description:
  Please join us on March 2 at 10am EST / 3pm GMT for our next Debt & Fiscal Governance Program speakers’ series. We will host David Manley, Senior Economist, and Patrick Heller, Advisor, of the Natural Resource Governance Institute. Messrs. Manley and Heller will discuss the risks the energy transition brings for NOCs and governments reliant on oil revenues. The global energy transition from fossil fuels to cleaner energy will profoundly affect the global economy. It will limit... read more
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February 2021

Date - Time:
02/23/2021 - 18:45
Description:
The Alliance has 3 slots for infrastructure-focused financial professionals to participate in a discussion to help shape ESG considerations surrounding the G20’s Quality Infrastructure Agenda. For more information or to participate, please email Ashok Parameswaranas soon as possible at ashok@eminvestorsalliance.org with “G20 Quality Infrastructure Agenda” in the subject line.
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February 2021

Date - Time:
02/17/2021 - 12:00
Description:
Please join on Feb 17 at 12pm EST for a TMT Program presentation and discussion, "Using SASB Standards to Evaluate ESG Performance in the Tech Sector." Covered sub sectors include: Electronic Manufacturing Services Hardware Internet Media Services Semiconductors Software IT Services Telecommunications Services You must register on the following Zoom link to attend this event: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qvUho_77QCGWf9M-FjljCQ Our guest speaker will be... read more
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February 2021

Date - Time:
02/09/2021 - 09:00
Description:
Please join us for our next ESG Initiative webinar entitled "ESG Implementation and Engagement in an African Context", with Robert Lewenson of Old Mutual Investment Group. Tuesday, February 9, 9am EST / 2pm GMT Please register here. Robert Lewenson is the Head of ESG Engagement for Old Mutual Investment Group and is based in Cape Town, South Africa. He joined the Old Mutual Investment Group Responsible Investment team in October 2014, as a Governance and Engagement Manager. He is... read more
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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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