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How To Finance America’s Climate Changed Future – March 28
Date and Time:
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 12:15pm
Sign up for “Financing America’s Climate Changed Future”. This is a 2 1/2 hour Security and Sustainability Forum Master Class taught by Joyce Coffee, President of Climate Resilience Consulting.
The course is designed for municipal officials, educators, consultants and anyone interested in how funding can be identified and structured for infrastructure investments that will help communities adapt to extreme weather effects and other impacts of climate change.
SSF Master Classes teach participants specific actionable tools to be better practitioners, advisors and decision makers. In this class Joyce will teach about
- The financial market mechanisms that can increase funding and finance for resilience projects – like credit ratings, liability, risk guidelines and the availability of big data
- The key elements to increasing bankability of resilience projects, including through taxes and fees.
- How different bond types work to fund resilience, including General Obligation bonds, green bonds, and insurance-linked securities.
- The Master Class includes examples of successful US resilience projects that have earned funding and/or finance and are being constructed.
When : Thursday, March 28, 2019 from 12:15 PM to 2:45 PM EDT Add to Calendar
Where : ONLINE
Contact : Edward Saltzberg The Security and Sustainability Forum
Dr Edward Slatzberg