Participants pose for a photo
CAIRO – OCTOBER 9, 2022: The Swedish Embassy in Cairo, in collaboration with the Stockholm Environment Institute, the Stockholm Center for Sustainable Finance, and the Stockholm School of Economics, announced the ‘Sustainable Organized and hosted training programs on “Green Finance”. of October.
The training was conducted in collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Environment and was attended by officials and representatives from various Egyptian ministries such as the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development.
The purpose of the two-day training was to critically explore and operationalize theories and concepts related to sustainable development, the environmental transition, and the role of finance for economic growth. public policy cycle.
The training was initiated by Håkan Emsgaard, Swedish Ambassador to Egypt. he said: These issues are therefore likely to play a central role in his COP27 conference, which will be held in El Sheikh in Sharm in November. We hope this two-day program on Sustainable & Green Finance explores several options for mobilizing finance for effective investments in line with the Paris Agreement. ”
The training addressed the latest developments related to sustainable and green finance and covered topics such as: impacted by climate change and following a circular economy model.
Press release from the Swedish Embassy in Cairo