• Gustavo Bernal Torres

Davos 2021

With no skiing, the yearly gathering in the Swiss Alps goes virtual. Some key quotes and takeaways-

  • The 2030 Water Resources Group shares its story from an informal group of committed water champions to a dynamic network today of over 900 partners across 14 countries and states.

  • U.N. special envoy and ex-Governor of the Bank of England and Bank of Canada, Mark Carney released a blueprint from the Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets aims to boost carbon markets, projects and technologies in emerging markets “where the economics are not yet quite there”.

  • Also on carbon markets, “The way forward is to connect these private-sector payments to innovation around tough challenges like green cement, steel and aviation fuel" Bill Gates.

Source: https://www.weforum.org/events/the-davos-agenda-2021


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