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International development — Innovative financing for the SDGs

International development — Innovative financing for the SDGs

Nov 07, 2019
04:15 - 05:15 PM

MaRS Centre for Impact Investing
101 College Street, Suite 100
Toronto , ON
Canada

The U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)are increasingly recognized as the most important calls to action for humanity in the coming decade. The funding gap to achieve the SDGs is in the trillions of dollars annually, and consensus is building that the private sector and capital markets need to step up to fill this void. This session will discuss the key motivators and requirements for increased private sector involvement in support of the SDGs.

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Speakers

Chris Clubb

Managing Director

Convergence

Josh Folkema

Director of operations and innovation

Origin Capital

Sneha Kanneganti

Private Sector Engagement Specialist

The Global Financing Facility

Jocelyn Mackie

Co-CEO

Grand Challenges Canada