Sustainable Finance

Sustainable Finance Events

Beijing, China 31/03/2016

On March 31st, 2016, the first workshop on how to incorporate Sustainable Return on Investment (hereafter referred to as SROI) evaluation standards into the assessment of sustainability projects was jointly held in Beijing by the EMM Network and SynTao Sustainability...


Lima, Peru 25/04/2016

By the time this year’s G20 Summit took place in Hangzhou, China, altogether eight official Think20 (T20) workshops have been held around the world as part of China’s G20 presidency. The T20 engagement group brings together leading think tanks which provide...


Beijing, China 30/05/2016

On May 30th, 2016, the EMM Network and its local partner SynTao Sustainability Solution hold the second workshop on sustainable SROI project evaluation in Beijing, China. Mr. Phillip Kruschel, Executive Director of the EMM Network, welcomed the initiative’s first round...


Geneva, Schweiz 06/06/2016 - 07/06/2016

Insufficient infrastructure has been highlighted as a key impediment to sustainable economic development and prosperity in many countries. With the adoption of the 2030 Agenda, the establishment of a Global Infrastructure Forum in Addis Ababa and an Investment and Infrastructure...


17/06/2016

The adoption of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda (AAAA) in July 2015 marked an important milestone: The international community defined a global framework for financing sustainable development supporting the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. A successful implementation of the Addis...


26/07/2016

The South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), the Economic Policy Forum (EPF) and the Southern-African-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAGCC) held a Business Breakfast Discussion on 'Regional Drivers and Barriers to Business' where the results of the joint...


Vivanta By Taj – Fort Aguada, Goa, Aguada Fort Area, Candolim, Goa, Indien 16/09/2016 - 22/09/2016

Observer Research Foundation (ORF), a member think tank of the Economic Policy Forum (EPF), and Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) co-hosted the 8th BRICS Academic Forum from 19-22 September, 2016, in India. Back-to-back to the official event, ORF and RIS, in...


Berlin, Deutschland 22/09/2016

EPF's policy initiative “Regional Integration” aims at developing policy recommendations that contribute to ensuring that regional integration processes are beneficial for all countries in a given region, and not only for the dominant economic one. In this context, EPF in partnership with...


Peking, China 31/10/2016 - 04/11/2016

Economic Policy Forum (EPF) hosted this year’s Think Week from October 31st – Nov 3rd, 2016, in Beijing, focusing on ‘The Digital Economy – Pathways for the Global Sustainability Agenda’. During two days of roundtable discussions sustainability-related challenges and benefits...


Berlin, Deutschland 30/11/2016

On 30 November, EPF co-organized the kick-off workshop of the T20 (Think20) Task Force on Forced Migration (TFFM) which took up its mission under the German G20 Presidency in Berlin. TFFM’s goal is to propose innovative, dispassionate and evidence-based policy options to...


Amman, Amman Governorate, Jordanien 14/04/2017 - 17/04/2017

Given the importance of the topic, the T20 Summit featured a vast variety of inputs on digitalisation, such as the panels on “Digitalisation: Enabler of Inclusive Global Growth and Development” and “Dealing with Labour Market Challenges in the Digital Economy”....


Berlin, Deutschland 14/07/2017

The Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD), together with EPF's member think tank Observer Research Foundation (ORF) and Global Health Strategies (GHS), hosted a roundtable on women’s economic empowerment and reproductive health and rights on 14 July 2017 in the GIZ offices in...


Peking, China 30/10/2017 - 02/11/2017

Digitalisation: Opportunities for Greener and More Inclusive Value Chains in Emerging Markets The impact of digitalisation is growing, not least in emerging markets: Whether it is renting a shared bicycle in New Delhi, taking out a small business loan in...


02/02/2018

16 January 2018, Stockholm Stockholm Green Digital Finance and the Emerging Markets Dialogue on Finance (EMDF) team have convened on 16 January in Stockholm to kick off project activities for the Green Assets Wallet (GAW) innovation project. Participants discussed possibilities...


02/03/2018

The Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) announces the Second Call for Proposals for its Challenge Fund. The Fund seeks to bridge the gap between communities of practice and thinking. It aims at incubating projects that through their specific cross-stakeholder character,...


Av. 9 de Julho, 2029 – Bela Vista, São Paulo, Brasilien 13/03/2018

On March 13, at the facilities of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in São Paulo, the “Sustainability Return on Investment Handbook: How to Analyse the Financial Return of Sustainability Projects” was officially launched. This document is the outcome of the...


Av. Paulista, 548 – Bela Vista, São Paulo, Brasilien 19/03/2018

As part of the Sustainable Return on Investment (ROI) initiative, this event will serve as an interactive workshop where companies will be introduced to the “Sustainability Return on Investment Handbook: How to Analyse the Financial Return of Sustainability Projects”, which...


Hotel Catalonia Santo Domingo, Avenida George Washington, Santo Domingo, Dominikanische Republik 22/03/2018

On March 22nd, 2018, the Latin-American sustainability network RedEAmérica will organize its 10th annual international forum (Foro Internacional de RedEAmérica – FIR 2018) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. As part of its programme, the EMM network together with its strategic...


27/02/2020 - 29/02/2020

The Stockholm Green Digital Finance hosted the Green Assets Wallet Partners Breakfast Meeting and the Green Assets Wallet Workshop at the Norrsken House in Stockholm on 27 September 2018. The two events concluded a part of the testing phase of...