Date: 26 October 2016
Time: 13:50 – 15:05
Location: Grand Hyatt Dubai, Sheikh Rashid Road, Dubai
The SSE Regional Dialogues are gatherings that bring together finance leaders to discuss stock exchanges’ sustainability initiatives and regionally unique challenges and opportunities. The dialogue took place alongside the UNEP FI Global Roundtable.
Click here to view the press release from this event.
At this regional dialogue, speakers addressed questions such as:
- What are the main challenges and opportunities for promoting sustainable development through capital markets, particularly looking at the Sustainable Development Goals?
- What are stock exchanges doing to support more sustainable financial markets in the region?
- What regional and national policy options are available to reinforce existing best practices?
- What next steps can be taken by policy makers, regulators, investors, companies and exchanges collectively in the region? What are the key roles for each actor?
The SSE Regional Dialogue took place alongside 2016 UNEP FI Global Roundtable. For more details on this event, please visit the UNEP FI’s website here.