Understanding how international finance is changing
Developing practical opportunities for cross-sector cooperation
This workshop will explore the changing environment in which the 'marketplace' of international trade and development finance is operating.
We will discuss the response to the COVID-19 crisis from public and private sector institutions and explore together the practical implications for two specific gaps in finance of trade and economic development:
- Liquidity for trade(SME focus) - Energy / essential infrastructure(sustainability focus)
The background to this workshop is the macro-level changes driven by COVID, climate change and globalisation, as well as the internaitonal policy-context these entail, but the focus of the discussions will be on practical opportunities for cross-sector cooperation between practitioners in: