EMEA webinar report: How is the Green Transition Financed to Tackle Climate Change in the Mediterranean and Africa?
This webinar discussed which investment and financing priorities are needed for a proper green transition in African countries, considering both climate change and post-COVID economic recovery constraints.AGENDA Moderator(s): Prof. Rym Ayadi, President, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) and Professor The Bayes Business School (Former CASS) Speaker (s): Dr. Cynthia Echave, Project Coordinator and Senior Researcher, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association, (EMEA) Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke, Environment and Development, University of Reading. Kwame Sarpong Barnieh, Partner KPMG Ghana Prof Ing Martin Lukac, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences, University of Reading. Discussant (s): Dr. Meggan Spires, Director of Climate Change, Energy & Resilience, ICLEI Africa. Hana Lakhdar Ghazal, Director General, Positive Agenda Advisory. The webinar was co-organised by EMEA and Positive Agenda Advisory, and took place on Thursday 4 November at 15:00 CET on Zoom. Download