Scaling innovative climate adaptation solutions in emerging economies

British International Investment plc 123 Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6DE
Hybrid Financing Global Climate Transitions Road to Climate Ambition at COP 30 By registration Development Finance Innovation and Technology Resilience

About this Event

Investing in adaptation and resilience is crucial for developing and emerging economies to mitigate the impacts of climate change, such as extreme weather events and resource scarcity. These investments not only safeguard communities and ecosystems but also offer economic benefits by creating new markets and job opportunities.

Innovation is key to developing sustainable, scalable solutions that address local challenges while contributing to global sustainability goals. For investors, this represents a chance to support transformative projects that can yield long-term, stable returns while driving positive social and environmental outcomes. Such strategic investments are essential for building a resilient future and unlocking economic potential in these regions.

This session will delve into the diverse prospects for investors, ranging from venture capital to growth private equity, highlighting how investments can drive transformative change. The panel will also examine viable climate finance opportunities, focusing on mobilising capital for climate adaptation technologies and solutions, and discuss methods to evaluate their impact effectively.

Speakers include:
Nick O’Donohoe, Chief Executive Officer, British International Investment
Lori Kerr, Chief Executive Officer, FinDev Canada
Chirantan Patnaik, Director, VC investments, British International Investments