Online & In-person Events

Online & In-person Events

In the wake of COVID-19 we have taken all our upcoming events onto online platforms of Webinars and Podcasts. Details are under Climate Bonds Connected and also below in our Events schedule.

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Annual Conference and ongoing training sessions:

Past Events

Sep 25, 2023 »

What is Green Finance? | The Leadership & Sustainability Podcast Show

Ceylon Institute Of English & Leadership (CIOEL) 

(Originally published on CIOEL's Google Podcasts and YouTube channel)

Sean Kidney, CEO of Climate Bonds Initiative & Watson Michael discuss about what Climate Bonds does. Furthermore they discussed about; - Current views on the climate crisis - Green Finance & examples - What Climate Bonds does? - How their CPD certified trainings help people & organizations References

Jul 3, 2023 »

Unlocking the Power of Regenerative Agriculture
A Collaborative Pathway to Global Food Security, Biodiversity Conservation, and Net-Zero Agri-Food Transition

Discover the collaborative pathway to achieving global food security, biodiversity conservation, and a net-zero agri-food transition. This webinar brings together thought leaders, researchers, policymakers, and industry experts to explore innovative frameworks that enable food systems to simultaneously address climate change, biodiversity loss, and food security challenges.

Key Discussion Points:
- The potential of regenerative agriculture in meeting global goals on climate, biodiversity, health & wellbeing, and food security.
- Shifting focus from practices to outcomes: Why alignment around desired results is crucial.
- Developing comprehensive frameworks to assess transition strategies, encompassing environmental and social ambitions in the agri-food sector.
- The role of the private sector in driving the transition to regenerative food systems.

o Theodora Ewer, Program Manager of Regen10 Frameworks Hub
o Rachel Hemingway, Head of Transitions – Climate Bonds
o Stefania Avanzini Director, One Planet Business for Biodiversity (OP2B) WBCSD
o Luiza Volpe, Advocacy, Policy and Partnerships Practice Lead WFO

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Jun 29, 2023 »

Our experts will touch upon how to get green finance for clean energy projects, credible transition financing tools, setting methodologies, tools and guidance for electricity utility, credible transition plans, opportunities that the capital market can unlock, and what investors need to be assured the decarbonisation is credible and aligned with the 1.5°C pathway.
We will present electricity utility science-based criteria for investment that are consistent with the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement to limit warming to 1.5 degrees.

2.00 CEST---- Introduction
Rachel Hemingway, Head of Transition Programmes, Climate Bonds Initiative

2.05 CEST---- Exploring 1.5 Paris Pathways for Corporates under Climate Bonds Standard and Certification Scheme
Anna Creed, Director of Environmental Impact & Thought Leadership, Climate Bonds Initiative

2.15 CEST---- Electricity Utilities criteria for the low carbon transition
Ana Diaz, Global Energy Transition Lead, Climate Bonds Initiative

2.25 CEST---- Translate net-zero commitments into ambitious, actionable, science-based transition plans
Ronan Hodge, Technical Lead for the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ)

2.35 CEST---- Sustainable finance tools
Leo Donnachie, Sustainable Finance Lead at Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)

2.50 CEST---- From Green to Transition Finance - Competitiveness around the clean tech subsidy race
Tsvetelina Kuzmanova, Senior Policy Advisor Sustainable Finance, Third Generation Environmentalism (E3G)

3.00 – 3.25 ---- Discussions and Q&A

3.25 – 3.30 ---- Close

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Jun 15, 2023 »

Join Climate Bonds' Manshu Deng and Wenhong Xie to discuss the successful Hong Kong regional seminar!

Jun 13, 2023 »

The webinar aims to raise awareness on accelerating sustainable investments by developing science-based and consensus-driven transition pathways for the agri-food system and will identify the lessons learned from assisting countries in mainstreaming risk management practices into mid-term development strategies and investments.

The webinar is co-hosted by FARM-D and Climate Bonds Initiative for their first collaboration.


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May 23, 2023 »

Tune in as we chat to Manshu Deng to preview the CONNECT conference in Hong Kong next month.

May 16, 2023 »

Join us as we chat to Rabobank Brasil/Rabobank South America's Taciano Custódio and Xing Lan of Natixis about how to accelerate the transition of agriculture and agri-food systems toward net-zero.


May 16, 2023 »

Today we sit down with the wonderful Ujala Qadir, to discuss climate resilience. What it means, why it's more important than ever and the work going on with experts to tackle climate disasters.

May 4, 2023 »


Launch webinar of the ASEAN Sustainable Finance State of the Market 2022 report, along with a discussion of trends and opportunities in ASEAN thematic finance from local experts.

Climate Bonds is launching the fifth iteration of the ASEAN State of the Market report series, in collaboration with HSBC. The report scope has expanded and now describes the shape and size of the full thematic (or GSS+) debt universe: green, social, and sustainability (GSS) bond and loan markets, plus sustainability-linked bonds (SLBs) and sustainability-linked loans (SLLs) and transition bonds. The report also includes a summary and discussion of related topics covered in the spotlight sections, namely taxonomies, transition finance, and policy.

The presentation of key report findings will be followed by a panel discussion with local experts on ASEAN sustainable finance experience so far, and the opportunities ahead.

Join us!

Apr 27, 2023 »

-What does the latest policy momentum point to?
-What alternative pathways including Carbon Removals are available?
-What are investors doing right now? What is their challenge?

This event will assess the latest on policy, investment and economic transition.

Speakers will be sharing their views on climate policy progress against 1.5C. and implications for investors, transition finance.

Hear green finance, climate policy and investor voices looking ahead on 2023.

Bridget Boulle - Director of Technical Development, Climate Bonds Initiative

Mark Fulton – Founder, Inevitable Policy Response (IPR)
Brian Hensley – Partner, Kaya Advisory
Alex Bernhardt – Global Head of Sustainability Research, BNP Paribas AM
Kavita Srinivasan– Senior Engagement Manager, Vivid Economics