carbonn Climate Registry
27.10.2015

Webinar 29 Oct: Green bonds for cities in the global south

To support local and sub-national authorities better finance sustainable actions. We are coordinating with South Pole Group and Climate Policy Initiative to present you a free webinar addressing:

  • The unique value of green bonds: Low-cost financing and green growth
  • Snapshot of current market: the relevance of municipal bonds
  • Green bonds for Cities: how to move from North to South?

 

Two Climate Finance Experts ,Ms. Viola Lutz and Mr. Padraig Oliver, will be waiting for your at the Webinar!

 

 

Viola Lutz

Consultant, South Pole Group

Viola is a consultant with South Pole Group where she manages a project aiming to develop tools that facilitate the financing of mitigation activities of cities. The project is conducted under the Low-Carbon City Lab (LoCaL), a flagship program under Climate-KIC, the EU’s main climate innovation program. She has worked as research analyst for the 2 degree investing initiative, a think tank working to align the financial sector with 2°C climate goals and has done consultancy work for UNEP. Viola originally started her career in management consulting with McKinsey & Co. and has worked in commercial and social start-ups in Johannesburg and New York. She holds an MPA from Sciences Po Paris.

 

 

Padraig Oliver

Padraig Oliver

Analyst at Climate Policy Initiative

 

Padraig Oliver has worked in climate policy in China and Europe since 2006. In China, he worked for Development Solutions on capacity building projects for the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) before moving on to conduct research for Ecofys on post-2012 regimes in China, financing of renewable energy and energy efficiency, and CDM market analysis. In 2011, he joined the Climate Bonds Initiative. Work included pinpointing bond investor requirements for low-carbon projects, designing and implementing a Climate Bond Standard and Certification Scheme, publishing regular market updates for how many bonds are already used for climate solutions, and outlining policy frameworks to help grow a green bond market. Padraig holds an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.

Participation in this webinar is open and free for everyone.

 

Register to the Webinar at 10 CET

 

Register to the Webinar at 15 CET

 

 

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