Sustainable Finance – New Opportunities and Challenges!
The Polish Ministry of Finance has initiated a project to develop sustainable finance in Poland, whose primary goal is to leverage development opportunities for the Polish capital market towards climate neutrality. The project will help identify the strengths and potential challenges of the Polish capital market, and will formulate a catalog of action recommendations for entities serving and developing sustainable financial products in Poland. The Polish Sustainable Finance Platform will be established as part of the project.
On behalf of the AmCham Sustainability Committee, we invite you to a meeting entitled Sustainable Finance – New Opportunities and Challenges. Our speaker will be Ms. Katarzyna Szwarc, High Representative of the Minister of Finance for Strategy of Capital Market Development. Ms. Szwarc will provide us with information on the status of the project, the role of ESG reporting and its impact on sustainable development in Poland, and potential cooperation between businesses and the Ministry of Finance in this aspect.
The meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 24, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and will be chaired by Mr. Mariusz Wawer, 3M Governmental Relations & Sustainability/ESG Leader for Poland & East Europe Region. For better networking and discussion, we encourage you to attend this meeting live in the AmCham office, Spektrum Tower, ul. Twarda 18, 16th floor (live tickets are limited to 20 people, for those registering live, we ask you to click the live ticket). The Webex link will be sent out to all online attendants before the event.
Katarzyna Szwarc Finance Minister’s Plenipotentiary for Capital Market Development at Ministry of Finance (Ministerstwo Finansów)