A social taxonomy for sustainable investment
Challenges and Opportunities

Tuesday, 21 June 2022, 10:00 – 13:00

10:00     Welcome and introduction

  • Marinel Dănuț Muresan, President of the study group for the EESC opinion on a Social Taxonomy – challenges and opportunities

Institutional and research views

  • Antje Schneeweis, rapporteur for the Subgroup on social taxonomy, Platform for Sustainable Finance
  • Adriana Kocornik-Mina, Senior Manager of Metrics and Research, Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV)
  • Thomas Richter, Chief Executive Officer, German Investment Funds Association (Deutscher Fondsverband), BVI

Q & A; Debate

Civil society views

  • Gerhard Huemer, Director, Economic & Fiscal Policy - Study Unit – Communication, SMEunited
  • Anne Lindsay, member of the ad hoc group on sustainable finance, ETUC
  • Aleksandra Palinska, senior officer in charge of sustainable finance, Finance Watch
  • Victor Meseguer, director, Social Economy Europe

Q & A; Debate

12:45    Summary and conclusions

  •  Judith Vorbach, rapporteur for the EESC opinion on a Social Taxonomy – challenges and opportunities

13:00    End of the hearing

 


The hearing is webstreamed (original, DE, EN, FR) and recorded.

External participants can ask questions via the Q&A platform Slido. Code: #socialtaxonomy

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