Webinar - ASCOR tool: exploring use cases

06/06/2024


This webinar will explore the use cases of Assessing Sovereign Climate-related Opportunities and Risks (ASCOR), a publicly available, independent tool that assesses countries on climate change and is backed by an investor-led initiative.

After the inaugural webinar presenting the ASCOR framework and the findings from the first assessment of 25 countries, during this second event, market participants will discuss how the analysis underpinning ASCOR can be used in different ways, including framing climate risk in sovereign debt analysis, informing a dialogue between investors and sovereign issuers as well as facilitating transition funding. 

Speakers: 


  • Introduction - Victoria Barron, ASCOR Co-ChairVíctor González Corvalán, Head of the Debt Management Office, Ministry of Finance, Chile
  • Tom Arup, Senior Specialist Stewardship (Sovereign Climate Engagement), Principles for Responsible Investment
  • Barbara Oldani, Lead on Stakeholders Engagement, Sustainability-Linked Sovereign Debt Hub
  • Matthew C. Graves, Emerging Market Sovereign Research Analyst, Western Asset Management

Chair:


Carmen Nuzzo, Executive Director, Transition Pathway Initiative Centre, LSE

How to attend


This webinar is free to join. Please register in advance here