Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum 2016: Lessons from history for Sustainable Development
Bruce Rich, Attorney, Writer, Environmental Law Institute speaks about his journey into the field of conservation, the role of World Bank in financing big investment projects that were affecting environment and having social impact and setting standards in an economic world that push adoption of environment & social standards to their international lending projects. Barclays, J.P. Morgan and Citi Group and International Netherlands Group and over 100 Banks developing the agreement EQUATOR Principles and adopting and incorporating these into their business model for the benefit of the environment.
EHNF was a 2 day session that brought together individuals, institutes, government bodies and ministries to speak on Asian Elephant Conservation and honour the ecological champions, who contribute to protecting the biodiversity of the Eastern Himalayas. The Event took place at Vivanta by Taj, Guwahati on 8th & 9th Nov'16.