Natural Value Initiative

29th May 2008 Integrating biodiversity into investment decisions: Panel discussion. Bonn, Germany

A panel discussion at UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) conference in Bonn, Germany.

The objectives of the discussion are to examine the implications of biodiversity and ecosystem services for the financial services sector, and communicate and seek feedback on emerging initiatives linking biodiversity and shareholder value including the work UNEP FI has done in this area, with a special focus on the Natural Value Initiative. Panellists include: Richard Burrett (formerly of ABN AMRO and former Chair of BESW), Craig Hanson (World Resources Institute), Leon Braat (Wageningen University), and Annelisa Grigg, (Fauna & Flora International). The panel will be moderated by Paul Clements-Hunt, UNEP Finance Initiative with an introduction by Sylvie Lemmet, Director, UNEP.

[12 Jun 2008]