U.N. Report Examines Aligning Financial System With Sustainable Development
Brookings Institution’s “Future Development”: Reforming the financial system to align with sustainable development
Simon Zadek, co-director of the U.N. Environment’s Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System and visiting professor and senior fellow at the Singapore Management University, discusses a new report from the U.N. Environment Programme Financial Inquiry, titled “Making Waves: Aligning the Financial System with Sustainable Development.” Zadek writes, “The report reviews progress between 2014 and 2017. In 2014, there was a mix of skepticism and optimism. Today, there is momentum for more transformative integration” (4/24).