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ISO 14097 Standard Development Cocktail Hour

The ISO 14097 standard, planned for 2019 will provide technical guidance to financial institutions on climate-related metrics, in line with the recommendations of the TCFD, the provisions of Article 173 in France, and other climate-related disclosure requirements in preparation.
Outside the week 1 North 4th Place Brooklyn, NY 11249 Friday September 15 at 5:30PM 9:00PM View Event
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Funders Guide to Climate Week NYC - On Topics Like The Rise of Subnationals and Beyond

Join in this program previewing hot topics that we expect to be covered during Climate Week. What’s going to get discussed? How might that be relevant to your philanthropy goals?
Outside the week 1500 Broadway, 7th Floor; NYC New York, NY 10036 Friday Sept 15th 10:00am 12:00pm View Event
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A Tipping Point: Investors Prompt Companies to Disclose and Manage Climate Risk

Scott M. Stringer, Betty T. Yee, Edward Kamonjoh, Executive Director of the 50/50 Climate Project and Michael Garland, Assistant Comptroller for Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment, New York City Comptroller’s Office will engage in a conversation on investors’ strategies and successes to prompt companies to manage climate risk and identify new business opportunities.
Monday Sept 18 BNP Paribas Innovation Lab 787 Seventh Avenue, 30th FL. New York, NY 10019 4:00pm 7:00pm View Event
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Hydrogen Council Investor Day

Sixteen leading energy, transport and industry multinationals will meet the global investor community for a high-level debate on financing innovative solutions to enable the global energy transition.
Monday Sept 18 Crowne Plaza Times Square,1605 Broadway, NY 10019 12:00pm 5:00pm View Event
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UN Private Sector Forum 2017

This year, the Forum theme is Financing the 2030 Agenda: Unlocking Prosperity. With just thirteen years left to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the global community needs to unlock innovative forms of financing at an unprecedented scale, redirect existing financial flows to be consistent with sustainable development, and catalyze responsible business growth to achieve the Global Goals.
Monday Sept 18 UN Headquarters - Delegates Dining Room 12:30pm 3:00pm View Event
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HSBC Sustainable Financing & Innovation Briefing

The HSBC Sustainable Financing Briefing will explore opportunities and challenges in the Sustainable Finance and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) market.
Monday Sept 18 452 Fifth Ave New York, NY 10018 12:00pm View Event
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Green Bank Congress

This year’s Green Bank Congress will give attendees from the international private and public sectors the opportunity to discuss how Green Banks are working to crowd in private capital, and how the Green Bank model can be adapted to expand investment opportunities in emerging markets
Monday Sept 18 599 Lexington Ave, NY 10022 10AM 5.30PM View Event
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Impax Lunchtime Climate Risk Panel Discussion

President Trump’s recent announcement that the U.S. will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement has woken a sleeping giant. Since then, more than 900 investors, including Impax, along with cities, states, and universities representing a total of $6.2 trillion of the U.S. economy have pledged that they would still honor America’s emissions pledge. Yet, as climate risk makes its way to center stage in the investment community, the approach to managing climate risk remains highly debated.
Monday Sept 18 Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 10017 11:30am 2:00pm View Event
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Launch of the Climate Action Pledge

The Climate Action Pledge (CAP) is designed to engage a larger number of foundations and philanthropists in strategic grant making and bold investments that can, combined on a larger scale, help reverse global warming and support a healthy, ecologically-balanced future.
Monday Sept 18 27 Barclay St. New York, NY 10007 1:00pm 5:00pm View Event
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Assessing the Current State of Carbon Disclosures

Sustainalytics and BASIC NY cordially invite you to join us during New York City Climate Change Week for a thought-provoking discussion on the state of carbon disclosure and how to improve upon its shortcomings.
Tuesday Sept 19 Morningstar 4 World Trade Center, Floor 48 New York, NY 10007 4:45pm 7:00pm View Event
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Design Charrette: EU-China and U.S.-China Climate Cooperation and Dialogue

This half-day discussion is a design charrette to lay out options for emerging EU-China and U.S.-China climate cooperation strategies and to discuss the role for philanthropic investments in supporting them. 
Tuesday Sept 19 9:00am 12:15pm View Event
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Sustainable Investment Forum 2017

The Sustainable Investment Forum – the largest finance-focused event taking place during New York Climate Week, is back for its second edition on 19 September 2017.
Tuesday Sept 19 Crowne Plaza Hotel, Times Square 8:00am 6:00pm View Event
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From Billions to Trillions: Mobilizing Private Sector Climate Finance

At this event, panelists will highlight examples of private sector engagement with the potential to transform economic and financial systems. For example, mobilizing capital from institutional investors or the issuance of government-backed green bonds can potentially unlock trillions in climate financing.
Tuesday Sept 19 United Nations Headquarters - Conference Room 12 405 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10017 1:15pm 2:30pm View Event
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Financing the Paris Agreement: Barriers, Opportunities, and Solutions

Jointly hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Center for Climate Strategies, and The New York Community Trust, this invite-only Climate Week session focuses on barriers to, opportunities within, and strategies for financing the Paris Agreement and country-led climate action targets, or Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs).
Wednesday Sept 20 9:00am 12:30pm View Event
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ACT Meetup

The meetup will allow people to meet the founders of daoact and discuss its business model for funding civic mobilization.
Wednesday Sept 20 Fitzpatrick Manhattan Hotel 687 Lexington Avenue New York, NY 10022 7:00pm 8:30pm View Event