Banking On Gender Equality – Women’s Advancement A Critical Element Of Sustainable Finance

  What have financial institutions got to do with gender equality? Far more than many realize. The sustainable finance initiative has been underway since the 1990s as a branch of the ‘responsible business conduct’ movement. ‘Sustainable finance’ encourages financial institutions (FIs) not only to fund sustainable businesses or projects – such as green bonds or

Panel Discussion: Responsible Investment In India – Myth Or Reality?

DATE: 14 February 2017 TIME: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM   Moderator – Neha Kumar   WHAT IS THIS SESSION ABOUT? A panel of investors, regulators and influencers share insights on the emerging potential of responsible investments. Responsible investments and investments aligned with environment, social and governance (ESG) factors are gaining momentum globally. India continues to