Finland-IFC Blended Finance for Climate Program – Stakeholder Seminar / Helsinki
Time: 14.12.2017, 08.30-13.30
Place: Helsinki, Marina Congress Center, Meeting Room: Nordia
Stakeholder seminar with Mr. Kai Mykkänen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development and Ms. Nena Stoiljkovic, Vice President, Blended Finance and Partnerships, IFC.
08:30-09:00 Coffee and Registration
09:00-09:10 Welcome, Satu Santala, DG at the Dep. for Development Policy, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
09:10-09:20 Keynote speech by the Minister for Trade and Development, Kai Mykkänen, Minister for Trade and Development
09:20-09:30 Keynote speech by the IFC Vice President, Blended Finance and Partnerships, Nena Stoiljkovic, IFC, VP Blended Finance and Partnerships
09:30-10:30 Towards the SDGs – What is the role of Blended Finance?
- 09:30-09:50 Blended Finance – What is it and how does IFC do it?, Kruskaia Sierra-Escalante, IFC, Head of Blended Finance for Climate
- 09:50-10:10 Overview of Finland-IFC Blended Climate Finance Program, Kruskaia Sierra-Escalante, IFC, Head of Blended Finance for Climate
- 10:10-10:30 Q&A
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:15 Private Sector Instruments, Oskar Kass, Team Leader, Private Sector Instruments, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
11:15-11:45 Case Studies: Climate Projects in Developing Countries
- 11:15-11:30 Case Study: Indufor – Forest Intelligence, Petri Lehtonen, Senior Partner
- 11:30-11:45 Case Study: Nocart –Providing Power, Vesa Korhonen, CEO
Seminar target audience: private sector, NGOs, civil servants and media, hosted by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
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