Deputy President of the Russian Academy of Sciences
September 28 — 30, 2022
ECUMENE 2022: GLOBAL FINANCIAL FORUM
The Forum's Venue
The Building of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences
32А Leninskii Avenue, Moscow
In September 2021, the first Ecumene Congress on sustainable development in the financial sector was held in Moscow under the auspices of the United Nations. The event was a great success, top speakers from all over the world took part in the discussion sessions of the 2 days intense business programme.
The Congress was supported by companies representing large Russian businesses and also UN, UNEP, UNEP FI, UNDP, UNIDO, FAO, UN Global Compact and many others. The results of the discussions were presented at the 15th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity in Kunming (China) and the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Glasgow (COP26), which contributed to the progress of our country on the path to opening free access to attraction of "colored" financing from international capital markets. The mission of the Forum is to include Russia's position in the global agenda of sustainable development also bringing together all participants in the modern financial system, with the aim of achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
On September 28-30, 2022 the Ecumene 2022: Global Financial Forum will be held in Moscow, as part of a three-day rich business program, it is planned to further discuss the issues identified during the Ecumene Congress. The leading speakers of the Forum will have the opportunity to present their ideas as part of the business program of the 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), which will be held in Egypt in 2022.
The Forum's mission
is to include Russia's position in the global agenda of sustainable development.
Wednesday, September 28
Thursday, September 29
Friday, September 30
* To be specified
The Programme may be subject to change
Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP)
Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Vice-President, Russian Academy of Sciences
Deputy Chairwoman of the Management Board, Gazprombank JSC
Chairman of the Board of Directors, PJSC 'MMC 'Norilsk Nickel'
European Coordinator, UNEP FI
President of the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy
General Director, Kontur
Director, WWF Russia
Deputy CEO - Public Relations and Communications Director, SUEK
Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, NOVATEK
Chief Engineer, Atomflot
State Secretary – Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
Member of the Board, Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation
Head of Government Relations, Uralkali
Director, Voeikov Main Geophysical Observatory (MGO) of Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring ...
Team Lead (Climate Finance), United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Head of Sustainable Development Department, International & Comparative Law Research Center, Former Ambassador of Luxembourg
Acting President, Far Eastern Federal University
Acting Director, Institute of Public Administration and Civil Service of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and ...
Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials, Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
President, Sistema Charitable Foundation
Director of United Nations Information Centre in Moscow, Chairman of the UN Country Team in Russia
Chief of External Affairs, Woodwell Climate Research Center
Executive Secretary, INC Plastic Secretariat
Deputy CEO of the RusQuality, Head of the Secretary for the Russian Government Quality Award
United Nations Under-Secretary-General, High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)
Executive Secretary, UN CBD
Head of Public Relations, LUKOIL
Special Representative of the Russian Chairmanship in the Arctic Council for Indigenous Peoples and Regional Cooperation
Director of the Department for Interaction with Regions, ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation
CEO, Vladimir-Suzdal Museum Reserve
Adviser to the Head, Federal Agency for Water Resources (Rosvodresursy)
Senior Researcher – Advisor to the Director of the Scientific and Educational Center for Plant Bioresource Collections and Modern ...
Rector, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University
General Director, International and Comparative Law Research Center
Deputy President, Russian Academy of Sciences
President, Russian Academy of Sciences
The Sixth UN Environment Executive Director, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations
Director, All-Russian Society for Nature Conservation
Minister of Environment and Climate Change of State Maharashtra, India
Rector, Moscow State Institute of International Relations
President, Association of Russian Banks
First Vice President, Gazprombank JSC
UN Goodwill Ambassador, Chair of All-Russian Society for Nature Conservation
Acting Rector, Russian State Social University
Head of Sustainable Development Hub, Gazprombank JSC
Executive Director, Greenpeace Russia
Executive Director, UN Human Settlements Programme
Head of the Center for Responsible Nature Management, Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Chairman of the Moscow Exchange Supervisory Board
Former Director of Science, Society and Sustainable Futures Division, UNCBD
First Vice President, Gazprombank JSC
Head, Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring of Russia
Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation, Special Presidential Envoy for Climate Change of the Russian Federation
Conservation Program Director, WWF Russia
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