810 results for "sdg media zone"
Discussing opportunities and risks of financial technology and innovation, particularly blockchain, for MSMEs. Introduction: Mr. Andrew Wilson, Permanent Observer to the United Nations
Moderator: Mr. Ron Quaranta, Founder and Chairman, Wall
This session will look into various approaches to assess the magnitude of private sector investment in SDG sectors in developing countries in light of scarce data and limited information. The organizations partnering in the event will present their
A discussion on the development of pipelines of investment-ready SDG
Moderator: Mr. James Zhan, Director of Investment and Enterprise, UNCTAD
Keynote address: H.E. Dr. Arifin Rudiyanto, Deputy Minister for Maritime
Building local capital markets (local debt markets, local equity instruments) and effective regulation to close the investment gap. Moderator: Mr. James Zhan, Director of UNCTAD’s Division on Investment and Enterprise, and Chair of the Governing
Facilitating innovative approaches to provide access to finance for
micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
Moderator: Mr. Tillman Bruett, Director, UNCDF Speakers:
• Mr. Matthew Gamser, CEO, SME Finance Forum, International Finance Cor
The session is intended to address various issues related to the costing and financing of social protection, in particular about the achievement of Agenda 2030 objectives on social protection.
Senior representative from Irish Aid
Ensuring the right processes in the establishment and maintenance of sustainable infrastructure will play a key role in facilitating infrastructure development to enhance our ability to manage natural resources sustainably, increase energy efficiency
Achieving the SDGs through investing into projects that strengthen the social sector - SDG Investment Fair
Strengthening social investments from public and other sources to improve the conditions of the poor and the most vulnerable.
Moderator: Mr. Michael Shank, Adjunct Professor, Center for Global Affairs, NYU
This session will discuss opportunities and challenges of integrating impact into investment strategies and new frameworks, principles and standards that can support investors in doing so. It will also showcase impact investment vehicles catalyzed