september, 2018

12sep11:00 am12:00 pmFinancing Climate Futures: What role for cities and regions?11:00 am - 12:00 pm Parisoma Event Organized By: OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) Event Type:Finance/InvestmentAudience:Open to the Public


Event Details

Cities and regions are critical financial actors in the global response to climate change, and particularly in the infrastructure investments that will be required to meet the ambitions of the Paris Agreement. This expert panel will discuss how national and sub-national governments, as well as private actors, can scale up subnational financial flows to transition to low-carbon, resilient and inclusive cities, presenting the findings from OECD and World Bank studies produced as part of a joint OECD, UN Environment and World Bank project, Financing Climate Futures, commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety as a contribution to the G20 Climate and Energy Action Plan for Growth. The OECD study is developed by the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and CitiesFor additional details, please consult our event website [].

This event is jointly organized by the OECD, the World Bank, UN Environment and the German Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU). 

It is open to the public, and will be immediately followed by a session with OECD Champion Mayors from California: Bridging the climate and inclusion agendas in cities: A conversation with OECD Champion Mayors [12 September 2018, 12pm-2pm, Parisoma, SF], where lunch will be provided.



(Wednesday) 11:00 am - 12:00 pm



169 11th St, San Francisco, CA