September 3, 2019

Sustainable Finance

Meeting of the Sustainable Finance Advisory Board of the German government: Briefing and discussion on EU Sustainable Finance Taxonomy

Date

September 3, 2019
13:00 - 17:00

Location

Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin

Internal meeting of the Sustainable Finance Advisory Board of the German government with regard to the current discourse on the Sustainable Finance Taxonomy. The Sustainable Finance Research Platform prepared a first evaluation as input.

 

Current topics

  • Introduction to the taxonomy, presentation of the main elements of the Technical Expert Group (TEG) Technical Report of 18 June 2019 and next steps
  • Report on the status quo of the EU member states' position formation and further processes
  • Discussions on the proposed regulation and the technical concept of the TEG and on the applicability of the technical criteria