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Join WWF to discuss the implications, and the policy priorities to put nature at the heart of our economythrough a green recovery and beyond.

Now launchedThe Dasgupta Review on the Economics of Biodiversity makes recommendations about how we must transform our economic system if people and planet are to prosper in future. As we begin to recover from COVID-19 and turbulent year in world affairs, now is the time to work together and rebuild based on a new sustainable and resilient economic model.  

We would like to invite you to join us for this special event on 25th February at 1pm (GMT), co-organised by Business for Nature, Capitals Coalition and WWF 

We are delighted to announce our speaker line up:

  • Professor Dasgupta, Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge 
  • Iván Duque Márquez, President of Colombia 
  • Sandrine Dixson-Declève, Co-president of Club of Rome 
  • Andrea Meza, Environment and Energy Minister of Costa Rica 
  • Bertrand Camus,CEO of SUEZ Group  
  • Bevis Watts, CEO of Triodos Bank UK 

Including valued contributions from:

  • Vicky Robertson, Secretary of State for the Environment in New Zealand
  • Veronica Scotti, Chairperson Public Sector Solutions at Swiss Re
  • Mark Versey, CEO of Aviva Investments
  • Michael Izza, CEO of ICAEW
  • Rishi Kalra, Managing Director and Group CFO of Olam Food Ingredients

The discussion will interpret what the review means in practical terms and highlight the most urgent actions needed to put the global economy on a sustainable footing in the run up to key UN meetings on climate (COP26) and nature (COP15).   

Join us and make 2021 the year of action for nature, people and climate. 

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