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WWF and the British Embassy Washington present Our Planet: Too Big To Fail

About this event

The British Embassy and WWF invite you to a virtual screening of the film: Our Planet: Too Big To Fail

The film will be followed by a panel discussion with some of the cast of the film and special guests on how we can transform the global financial system to deliver a sustainable, net-zero future.

Sir Partha Dasgupta from the University of Cambridge and author of the independent Economics of Biodiversity Review commissioned by UK Government, will be joined by Sarah Breeden, Executive Director for the UK Deposit Takers Supervision from the Bank of England, Nina Chen, Sustainability and Climate Initiatives Director from the New York State Department of Financial Services, Steve Waygood, Chief Responsible Investment Officer from Aviva Investors and Bevis Watts, Chief Executive of Triodos Bank UK, for an engaging conversation on incorporating climate, nature and biodiversity into economic and financial decision-making.

Event timings: 21 April 2021

  • 9-10 am EDT: Our Planet: Too Big To Fail film
  • 10-11 am EDT: Panel Discussion with Sir Partha Dasgupta and other financial sector leaders

Get a sneak preview of the film below. Inspired by the Netflix Our Planet series and created by WWF and Silverback Films, the film explores the critical role the finance sector can play in powering a sustainable future.

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    Sir Partha Dasgupta Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of Cambridge

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    Margaret Kuhlow Global Finance Practice Leader @ WWF International

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    Sarah Breeden Executive Director for the UK Deposit Takers Supervision @ Bank of England

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    Nina Chen Sustainability and Climate Initiatives Director @ New York State Department of Financial Services

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    Kate Robinson Heads of Energy and Environment Team at the British Embassy in Washington

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    Bevis Watts Chief Executive @ Triodos Bank UK Ltd

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    Steve Waygood Chief Responsible Investment Officer @ Aviva Investors

WWF UK

WWF is the world’s leading independent conservation organisation. We’re determined to ensure that people and nature can thrive together, for generations to come.