May 26, 2016

Financial Innovation in Climate Resilience: Bridging the Finance and Investment Gap

The financial sector is undergoing a transformation in the area of climate finance. Despite rapid change in technologies, policies and relative fossil fuel prices, markets are now able to identify and assess financially attractive projects in energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Climate resilience, on the other hand, confronts investors with major uncertainties regarding the timing and magnitude of climate-related damages that complicate financial calculations and risk management practices.

This panel explores some of the financial challenges in framing climate resilience and innovative initiatives that may bridge the existing investment gap in resilience solutions.

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