On 15th November 2022, Prevent Plastics Myanmar hosted a launch event of the Green Finance Guide(GFG) developed by the Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP) & SMART Myanmar 2.0 pre-Covid. The GFG was reviewed, updated and published under the purview of Prevent Plastics Myanmar, EU SWITCH-Asia Programme. The review and update was conducted by Yever, assisted by WWF-Myanmar.
Mr Carl Frosio, Programme Manager, European Union in Myanmar, Daw Khin Saw Oo, Chairman, Myanmar Banks Association, Myanmar Bank Associations CEC Members & Representative from 21 private Banks attended the event to discuss the way forward and how banks could implement the guide.
Panel Discussion: Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) – overview of current practices in Myanmar, which opportunities and risks? was moderated by Nicolas Delange, Founder & Managing Partner of Yever and panellists –
U Nay Lin Htut, Chief Credit Officer, AYA Bank
Mr. Loh Ngik Ming@Gerald, Acting Chief Business Banking Officer, Yoma Bank
Ms Khin Nilar Aung, Deputy General Manager(Risk Management Division), CB Bank
Dr. Pyi Soe Aung, Conservation Director, WWF Myanmar – participated in circulating the insightful & interactive discussion on climate risk management in Myanmar through green financing & weaving engagement frameworks.
Click Here to download the Green Finance Guide(GFG) and its position paper