Christopher Kaminker (SEB), Nina Roth (GIZ), Dr Bandi Ram Prasad (Growth Markets Advisory Services), Green Finance Expert (IBA). K. Unnikrishnan (Dy. Chief Executive, IBA), Per Engström (SEB), SAngeeta Shenwai (Vice President – Corporate Communications, IBA) (l.to r.)

Delegation of the STA on Green Bond Market Development

Mumbai, India (Dec 7th and 8th, 2016)

A delegation of the Strategic Alliance (STA) on Green Bond Market Development in G20 emerging economies, with representatives of both GIZ and SEB met with various high-level private and public institutions, involved in sustainable finance in Mumbai. Among those visited were Indian Banks’ Association (IBA), Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM), Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), and ICICI Bank.

The STA introduced its efforts and objectives, investigated the Indian green bond market with domestic experts, and discussed relevant players and exact needs for capacity building in India.

As part of the Green Bond workshop series the STA has scheduled green bond trainings in Mumbai – on Jan 19th and 20th, 2017 – addressing regulators, policy makers, financial institutions, investors and issuers, as well as academia and second opinion providers.

For further information, please contact greenbonds@giz.de.