Thursday, September 28

How finance is driving sustainability and the challenges ahead for solving changing climate

Vince Molinari and Satya S. Tripathi, the Secretary-General at the Global Alliance for a Sustainable Planet discuss how finance plays a massive role in sustainability. They also talk about the challenges facing the climate 30 years after the spotlight was shed on climate change. Satya shares how they were able to raise money from the capital markets so as to protect the environment in Sumatra, Indonesia, and how Andhra Pradesh became India’s first zero-budget natural farming state. In addition, they chat about Satya’s role in post-tsunami recovery activities from 2004-2007.