Event: First Green Business Forum: Investing in Asia and the Pacific

Business Opportunities in Natural Capital

23 November 2016
Author / Speaker: 
Paul Tregidgo, Credit Suisse
Daniel Spitzer, Mountain Hazelnuts
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Chaoni Huang, Trucost
Yasushi Hibi, Conservation International
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Agus Purnomo, Golden Agri-Resources Ltd.
Description: 

Natural capital, defined as a stock of natural resources and ecosystems, is facing extreme threats throughout the world. Apart from stock loss, private sector participation in natural capital investment is limited in most countries. This session discusses current business trends in natural capital, including private investment opportunities and financial flows, emerging challenges, enabling conditions, and innovative instruments to generate long-term returns and manage asset risks.

Geographical Focus: 
Global
Subregional- Pacific
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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