Fighting Climate Change While Growing Markets
With the consequences of climate change already taking effect, investment partners are finding new ways to blend their capital to preserve and protect the world’s most critical tropical forests and the communities that depend on them. In this session, a panel of mission investors will explore how new investment collaborations can be catalytic – and how patient capital, at scale, can deliver financial returns while accelerating climate-smart forestry and agricultural practices worldwide.
John Balbach, MacArthur Foundation
Sarah Kearney, Prime Coalition
Shilpa Patel, ClimateWorks Foundation
Susan Phinney Silver, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
This session was co-presented by Mission Investors Exchange and the Catalytic Capital Consortium (MacArthur Foundation, Omidyar Network, and Rockefeller Foundation).