Asian Impact 23: Financing a Green and Inclusive Recovery

Video | 14 May 2021

Experts from across Asia and the Pacific discussed how green and social finance can contribute to a sustainable, inclusive recovery.

Evidence suggests investors can make a profit and help achieve positive environmental and social outcomes. A green and inclusive recovery requires vast amount of capital. Recent rapid expansion of green and social finance is driven by both non-economic and financial motives. They are associated with positive environmental and social impacts. Asian governments can nurture sustainable finance through fiscal and regulatory measures.