Edinburgh World Justice Festival

october, 2020

13oct(oct 13)7:30 pm(oct 13)7:30 pmScotland's Finance Sector: Friend or Foe in the Climate Fight?7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Event Details

Banks are still invested in fossil fuels even as they increase their support for renewables. So what role do they have in tackling climate change? Are they a potential ally to climate campaigners, or a foe impeding big change?

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Come and hear first hand from finance industry fund managers Bailie Gifford on how they are responding to the urgent need for decarbonisation.

Then hear from long-term climate activists BankTrack on how the financial industry must transform to meet the challenge of climate change. More speakers to be announced soon!

30 minute panel discussion followed by audience Q&A.


Confirmed speakers:

Andrew Cave, Head of Governance and Sustainability, Bailie Gifford

Ernst-Jan Kuiper, Climate Campaigner, BankTrack


(Tuesday) 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Online Event


Friends of the Earth Edinburgh