Greening Finance: Climate Change and its Impact on the World’s Financial System

January 29, 2020 10:00 A.M.

OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toronto Centre will be hosting a “Fireside Chat” during International Development Week (IDW) in Ottawa. Speakers will discuss the impact of climate change on international financial systems and the role that financial supervisors and regulators can play.

Christine Hogan, Deputy Minister of Environment and Climate Change, will act as senior moderator. The panelists are: Timothy N.J. Antoine, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, Nezha Hayat, Chairperson and CEO of the Moroccan Capital Market Authority, and Anthony Nyong, Director of Climate Change and Green Growth at the African Development Bank.

Federal government officials, academics, and civil society representatives have been invited to this event.


Monday February 3rd, 2020.


3:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Remarks to begin at 4:30 P.M. Media are asked to arrive by 3:30 P.M. for check-in and registration.


Dialogue Centre
The Global Centre for Pluralism
330 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON, K1N 0C7


Accredited media only. Please present identification at registration.

Diana Bird
Communications and Special Projects Coordinator, Toronto Centre
D: (416) 943- 9300 x 226