november, 2020

thu12nov14h0014h45Development Banks as Actors for Change towards Gender Equality14h00 - 14h45 Session theme:Finance in Common Summit

Speakers for this event

  • Anne-Marie LEVESQUE

    Anne-Marie LEVESQUE

    FinDev Canada

    FinDev Canada

  • Daniel SEYMOUR

    Daniel SEYMOUR

    UN Women

    UN Women

  • Delphine O

    Delphine O

    Generation Equality Forum 2020

    Delphine O is ambassador-at-large and Secretary General for the Generation Equality Forum (Beijing+25), the largest international summit for women’s rights since 1995, convened by UN Women and co-chaired by France and Mexico. She was previously a Member of Parliament and a member of the Foreign Relations Committee.

    Generation Equality Forum 2020

  • Meral MURATHAN

    Meral MURATHAN

    TSKB (Industrial Development Bank of Turkey)

    TSKB (Industrial Development Bank of Turkey)

  • Seblewongel NEGUSSIE

    Seblewongel NEGUSSIE

    Green Climate Fund (GCF)

    Green Climate Fund (GCF)

  • Vanessa MOUNGAR

    Vanessa MOUNGAR

    African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

    African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Description

The panel will address the role and impact of development banks in the achievement of gender equality described in SDG5 and in the promotion of inclusive and sustainable finance for gender responsive policies. A presentation of a field study on gender equality within IDFC will illustrate this commitment, as well as concrete examples of the financing of gender and climate justice. The Annex on gender equality to the main Declaration will be announced and signed by the end of High-Level Event.

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