Connecting companies and investors seeking to align with the Sustainable Development Goals

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The SDG Investment Forum is part of the initiative under The CFO Coalition for the SDGs, which hosted its most recent forum in June 2022 in Europe along with three investment forums prior to the COVID-19 outbreak in March 2020 in partnership with local stock exchanges and PRI in Brazil, South Africa and Italy.


Date: 23rd November

Time: 9.00 am - 7.30pm {Kuala Lumpur time}

Venue: EQ Hotel - Kuala Lumpur

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SDG Investment Forum In Malaysia

The COVID-19 global health and economic crisis have strengthened the case for responsible investment. According to the International Monetary Fund, to ensure a strong economic recovery from the pandemic, more than $20 trillion of investment is needed over the next two decades to reduce the impact of climate change and in progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


Responsible investments and management of ESG risks are expected to play an even more important role in creating a socially responsible and sustainable economy. Increasingly, investors and lenders are viewing these as important factors in managing their portfolio.

The SDG Investment Forum aims to bring together leaders from across business, financial institutions, and investment firms to drive ambitious action on the SDGs by exploring:
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The consequences of the pandemic, and how businesses, financial institutions and investors are looking at SDG investments

The role of  businesses, financial institutions and investors in facilitating SDG investments across the Asia Pacific region;

How  businesses, financial institutions and investors can deliver on the SDGs;

The role of Islamic finance in driving the sustainability agenda


/ SDG Investment Forum 2022 AGENDA

8.30am - 9.30am

  • Breakfast

  • Breakfast media roundtable for CFO Coalition Asian Members (closed doors)

9.00am - 9.30am

  • Registration

  • MC: Announcements and introduction to the agenda

9.30am - 9.45am

Welcome Remarks

9.45am - 10.00am

The CFOs Centrality - Boosting an Efficient Transition

10.00am - 11.00am

The CFOs Centrality - Boosting an Efficient Transition

11.00am – 11.30am        Coffee Break

11.30am - 12.30pm

The Role of Financial Institutions in Fostering Sustainable Finance

12.30pm – 2.00pm        Lunch 

2.00pm – 2.30pm

Fireside Chat

Sustainable Finance as a Compass through Turbulent Era

2.30pm – 3.30pm

The Investors’ View - Encompassing Sustainability into Companies Evaluation (PRI-led)

3.30pm – 4.00pm        Coffee Break

4.00pm – 5.00pm

Panel on Islamic Finance and SDGs

5.00pm – 5.15pm

UNGC CFO Taskforce Macro-Sector - Presentation

5.15pm – 5.30pm

Closing Remarks

5.30pm – 7.30pm        Reception