Path 1: The Critical Role of Financing to Solve the Climate Crisis

The IPCC and others have stated that trillions of dollars will be needed to address the climate crisis. Where is this financing going to come from? What are the respective roles of the public and private sectors? How can the world galvanize the capital needed for climate-beneficial investments? This session will discuss the current status of global finance for the climate crisis, the challenges facing significantly upscaling the amount of finance, and the roles that both public and private participants can/must play to minimize catastrophic climate change.

Path 1: Markets and Finance