National Investment Corporation of the National Bank of Kazakhstan participated in the 4th Annual One Planet Sovereign Wealth Funds (OPSWF) Summit that was held virtually in Paris on October 4th 2021. President of France Emmanuel Macron, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry and UN Special Envoy for Climate Action Finance Mark Carney as well as 43 CEOs of the world’s largest institutional investors, comprising 18 sovereign wealth funds, 17 asset managers, and 8 private investment firms, with over USD 36 trillion in assets under management and ownership, participated in the event to discuss the investment community’s contribution to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.
The main topics for discussion at the summit were the renewable energy transition of emerging markets, the implementation of TCFD recommendations, and the global scaling of green hydrogen.
Members have committed to continue the collaborative work which will contribute to the transition to a low-carbon economy within the OPSWF Framework. The next 5th Annual OPSWF Summit will be held in Abu Dhabi in 2022.
Summit Joint Communiqué: https://bit.ly/3uFa2KL