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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
The adoption of the Paris Agreement on climate change and the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development marks a historical international commitment to the objective of a more sustainable economy and society.
How to mobilise the necessary financing for green and sustainable investments?
The conference on "Promoting Sustainable Finance" will aim to provide answers to this question.
The two-day event allows researchers to promote the exchange of ideas and knowledge between academics, professionals and policy makers.
To provide a broad view and to include various approaches to the topic of sustainable finance, the organisers are calling for the submission of policy-relevant research papers.
Extended abstracts or, preferably, full papers should be submitted by 7 December 2018.
The cover page should include the
To submit an extended abstract please email JRC-COPFIR@ec.europa.eu
Authors of papers accepted for presentation at the conference will be notified by 19 December 2018.
The conference is organised by the European Commission's Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (TEG) and the Community of Practice in Financial Research (CoPFiR).
Should you have any questions, please contact JRC-COPFIR@ec.europa.eu.