Climate Action in Financial Institutions - Climate Risk workshop

Cochran, I. (Advisor)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


Organization and moderation of of the following workshop attended by over 40 risk professionals from over 15 different public and private financial institutions. RISK WORKSHOP 13:00 – 13:05 Introduction SESSION 1: TRENDS FROM ACROSS THE FINANCIAL SECTOR 13:05 – 13:20 How are financial regulators making climate risk management and disclosure mandatory and with what objectives? Update on latest developments from around the world – Craig Davies, Associate Director - Energy Efficiency & Climate Change, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) 13:20 – 13:40 Case study: climate stress test exercise in France – Sébastien Diot, Economist, Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution 13:40 – 13:50 Response from the French Development Agency - Thomas Nicolas De Lamballerie, Credit Risk Officer. 13:50 – 14:15 Q & A 14:15 – 14:30 Coffee Break SESSION 2: CURRENT WORK AND FUTURE CHALLENGES TO ADDRESS TOWARDS MANAGING CLIMATE RISKS 14:30 – 14:50 Presentation of outcomes and outputs of UNEP FI TCFD implementation pilots for both transition and physical risks – David Carlin, Program Lead for UNEP-FI TCFD Banking Pilot 14:50 – 15:00 Q & A 15:00 – 15:45 Chatham house rule experience sharing roundtable discussion on emerging practice on climate risk from financial institutions Supporting Institutions will be asked on a voluntary basis to indicate what they are currently doing on climate related risks and how they have recently overcome challenges. The below list presents indicative themes that could be addressed during the roundtable discussion. The format is voluntarily open and flexible to allow for a free discussion on the internal challenges faced by financial institutions around climate risks. The aim is to be as practical and technical as possible to allow for fruitful takeaways for all participants. 15:45 – 16:00 Roundtable: what topics to focus on in 2021-2022?
Period19 Oct 2020
Event typeWorkshop