Finland-IFC Blended Climate Finance Program – Stakeholder Seminar
Time: 14.12.2017, 08.30-13.30
Place: Helsinki, Marina Congress Center
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
09:00-09:15 Welcome, Satu Santala, DG at the Dep. for Development Policy, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
09:15-09:30 Keynote speech by the Minister for Trade and Development, Kai Mykkänen, Minister for Trade and Development
09:30-09:45 Keynote speech by the IFC Vice President, Blended Finance and Partnerships, Nena Stoiljkovic, IFC, VP Blended Finance and Partnerships
09:45-10:45 Towards the SDGs – What is the role of Blended Finance?
- 09:45-10:15 Blended Finance – What is it and how does IFC do it?, Kruskaia Sierra-Escalante, IFC, Head of Blended Finance for Climate
- 10:15-10:45 Overview of Finland-IFC Blended Climate Finance Program, Kruskaia Sierra-Escalante, IFC, Head of Blended Finance for Climate
10:45-11:00 Private Sector Instruments, Oskar Kass, Team Leader, Private Sector Instruments, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
11:00-11:30 Case Studies, TBC
Seminar target audience: private sector, NGOs, civil servants and media, hosted by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
For more information on launch events (14.-15.12.) please contact Minna Kuusisto, firstname.lastname@example.org, and on workshops, Elina Warsta, email@example.com