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Event Recording Available: Creating Value in a Climate Emergency

September 4, 2020

As the global economy faces many significant challenges in the wake of COVID-19, climate change remains the defining issue of our time. To share best practices for a sustainable recovery from the pandemic and explore the role of business and accountancy in addressing the global climate emergency, IFAC and ACCA hosted its second annual Climate Week event: Creating Value in a Climate Emergency: Recovery, Resilience, and the Transition to Net-Zero on September 22, 2020.

The full recording of the event is available to watch on Youtube at any time:

Watch the Event Recording

The event is comprised of a panel conversation moderated by ACCA’s Head of Sustainability, Jimmy Greer with the bellow leading finance experts, as well as a special appearance from Mark Carney, COP 26 Finance Adviser and UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance:

  • Eu-Lin Fang, Partner, PwC Singapore
  • Jane Thostrup Jagd, Senior Finance Lead, Ørsted
  • David Wei, Managing Director, Business for Social Responsibility
  • Esther van der Vleuten, Royal NBA Board Member & Partner, PwC Netherlands

Slides presented by Jane Jagd are available below: 



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