UNEP FI Regional Roundtable on Sustainable Finance in Africa & Middle East


On behalf of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), we are pleased to announce that they will be hosting the Regional Roundtable on Sustainable Finance in Africa and Middle East for financial institutions to connect with regional peers and gain insights on leading edge practices from industry experts. 

This year marks the 25th anniversary of UNEP FI the regional roundtables will be the focus of their celebration. The Africa and Middle East Roundtable will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 27-29 November 2017. In the evening of 28 November, a special reception will be held to celebrate 25 years’ progress of sustainable finance. 

To secure your place, please register below and we look forward to meeting you in Johannesburg in November. 

The latest agenda and confirmed speakers are regularly updated on our website www.unepfi.org/amerrt2017. We very much look forward to your participation!

Day 1: 27 November, FNB Conference Centre
UNEP FI members and invites only
Day 2: 28 November, FNB Conference Centre
Open to All Participants
Day 3: 29 November, JSE: Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Open to All Participants

Some of the highlights of the Roundtable in Africa and Middle East include: 

  • Regional launch of the Positive Impact Initiative and Principles for Positive Impact Finance 
  • Panel session on the topic of mobilizing finance for national climate strategies 
  • High level dialogue on policy and market innovations to integrating Environmental, Social and Governance issues in banking, insurance and investment 
  • Panel sessions on banking and sustainability; responsible investment in Africa; and health, pollution and insurance …and many more! 
This event is organised by the UNEP Finance Initiative.




Day 1 & 2: FNB Conference Centre
114 Grayston Dr
    Johannesburg 2146
    South Africa


From 27 Nov 2017 12:00 PM
To 29 Nov 2017 05:00 PM (SAST)

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