Private: FRDO and EEAC’s Sustainable Finance Seminar

Over 75 experts from across the EU met in Brussels to discuss the implementation of the EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance; The proposal for a regulation on disclosures relating to sustainable investments and sustainability risks and the revision of the guidelines on non-financial information.

The Seminar was organized by the Federal Belgium Council for Sustainable Development organized, together with the European Environment and Sustainable Development Advisory Councils network (EEAC) In the context of their work on financing the transition towards a carbon-neutral economy.

The programme included an in-depth discussion about the related key issues for actors involved in financing the transition in Belgium and in other European countries: institutional investors, asset managers, savers, NGOs andfinancial regulators. Speakers included among others: Marie Dominique Blanc (Novethic, Paris); Sven Genter (EuropeanCommission); Jean-Marc Gollier (Eubelius, Bruxelles) and Yvonne Zwick (Rat fürNachhaltige Entwicklung, Berlin).

The seminar was conducted in English. Please click here to see the seminar’s presentations. An outcome document will be published in due time.