Key reasons to participate
This influential high level meeting will develop guiding principles and recommendations for building more sustainable financial institutions and a global economy which gives equal weight to economic prosperity, environmental stewardship and social responsibility.
Participants will be inspired by keynote speeches from some of the foremost thinkers and practitioners of our time. Speakers will spearhead a profound discussion on shaping the economy through social and environmental principles.
The Congress will facilitate multi-stakeholder cooperation between all sectors working together for solutions. It will provide opportunities for building public/private/civil society partnerships and establish a community of advocates for a just and sustainable global economy.
Wide experience from around the world of implementing human rights, corporate and financial responsibility and innovative models of economic empowerment will be collated to provide an evidence base of successful strategies for the re-shaping of the global economy.
Participants will develop practical strategies for reshaping the global financial architecture, protecting people living in poverty from the worst consequences of the crisis, and preventing a cut in support for climate change initiatives.