Discover our events where the financial sector, academia, policy-makers and all the other stakeholders get together to achieve a more sustainable future.
Discover SFG events where the different actors of the Geneva financial ecosystem meet and exchange on issues related to sustainable finance.
GFSI , GSSF and Building Bridges are annual events creating awareness around and building momentum for sustainable finance in the region. Since 2021, SFG also partners with Positive Finance Network to organize Meet & Connect events where peers meet after-work in a friendly atmosphere to exchange ideas on sustainable finance.
Our President, Marie-Laure Schaufelberger, will be moderating a discussion during Geneva Peace Week. The session is organized by UNDP and will focus on the evolving responsibilities of energy companies in conflict-affected areas, and will include discussion of the evolving regulatory developing, for example enhanced human rights due diligence requirements expected in the EU Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD).
SFG and the World Bank are co-hosting this morning discussion with Orsolya Szekely, Secretary of the World Bank’s Accountability Mechanism. The event will be an opportunity to discuss the importance of accountability mechanisms in the context of scaling up sustainable financing in emerging markets and developing economies.
The Ethics and Trust in Finance Prize asks people under the age of 35 working in or studying finance to reimagine financial systems. Join SFG and the Obervatoire de la Finance, as we feature a selection of the past winners of the Prize to share their unique ideas about trust and ethics in the financial system.
Join us for another edition of Ideas for Breakfast on January 19 this time featuring 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Winner, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). They will share findings from the report “Risky Returns” and discuss how investors may engage in reducing nuclear dangers.
We're back with another edition of our Meet & Connect event taking place on 10 November at 6PM in collaboration with our partners at the Positive Finance Network. This autumn drink will feature a short spotlight on climate and COP27.
Join us at a members-only breakfast to discuss about the implementation of SDG impact Indicators. Following a thought paper written by Cedric Lombard, we would like to invite you to give your inputs and reflect on how the implementation of the framework could be improved.
As part of the Meet & Connect series, SFG and the Positive Finance Network's next gathering will take place on June 22 to celebrate the summer solstice. At this event, we will also cheers to the official creation of Swisox and tell our community all about the latest developments of this exciting project.
SFG is collaborating on a session during the World Bank Fragility Forum on private sector investment models for peace. The Forum is free and conducted online, our session takes place 14h30 Washington DC time, 20h30 in Geneva.
SFG's first Meet & Exchange will take place at the upcoming Innovate4Water event. Join us for lunch with a panoramic view of the Ville de Genève and stimulating conversations exploring water and nature finance.
Over time, fields are lacking fertility, endangering the whole humanity. To successfully achieve the SDG food related goals (SDGs 2, 12 and 15) a collaborative approach between diversified organizations is essential.
This session of the SFG Gender Lens Initiative for Switzerland (GLIS) will showcase the latest news, trends and standards of Gender Lens Investing and SDG5, feature GLI products across different asset classes, and share GLIS results from its first year of activity in 2021 and its plans for 2022.
Les entreprises genevoises à l'heure du développement durable.
Dans les faits, on constate que mettre en œuvre les principes du développement durable permet de dynamiser la gestion des entreprises, de gagner en cohérence et en performance globale.
La semaine genevoise de la finance durable, qui se tiendra du 29 novembre au 2 décembre, lance un appel aux entreprises, ONG et autres organisations souhaitant mettre sur pied des événements pendant ces journées.
La douzième édition du GFSI, Geneva Forum for Sustainable Investment, mettra à l’honneur les acteurs de l’actualité financière responsable et présentera les solutions les plus innovantes répondant aux enjeux cruciaux de nos économies en transition.
Sustainable investing has experienenced an impressive growth in recent years. However, as the focus on environmental dimension is increasingly consolidating, the social dimension of sustainable finance is lagging behind.
Sustainability conversations in the finance industry have mainly been focused on the environmental dimension of ‘ESG’, with much less attention being paid to the social dimension, which includes human rights.