November 27, 2017

Innovative financing mechanisms to meet SDG6 target

DevelopmentKeynotes
Innovative financing mechanisms to meet SDG6 target from IWA on Vimeo. How can financial institutions help contribute to achieving the SDGs? Keynote address by Guangzhe Chen - Senior Director, Water Global Practice, World Bank Group. He oversees the formulation and implementation of strategy and programs working internally with agriculture, energy, environment, urban and other GPs and regions, as well as with external clients and partners. He supports the development and delivery of knowledge and financing programs to country clients, overseeing a total portfolio of roughly $35 billion in 170 projects globally. He leads a team of over 300 specialists from 78 nationalities based in nearly 60 countries around the world.   Lear more: World Bank’s “Uncharted Waters” report: http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2017/10/24/uncharted-waters

Rui Veras

Communications Officer
Rui is a communications professional trained as a political scientist with a focus in international relations and global environmental governance. As a perception strategist he is keen on sustainable social evolution. He has developed his career in t... Read full biography