Climate Governance Singapore (CGS) Launch and Panel Discussion: Understanding the Climate Challenge

    28 October 2021 | 4pm SGT | Hybrid Event

    Climate Governance Singapore, the Singapore chapter of the Climate Governance Initiative, was officially launched by Guest-of-Honour, Ms Grace Fu, Minister for Sustainability and the Environment, and attended by World Economic Forum representatives, and boards of directors in Singapore and globally.

    The Climate Governance Initiative is an expanding network with 15 established chapters globally, including in the UK, US, Canada, France, Australia and Malaysia. These chapters promote the World Economic Forum’s Climate Governance Principles and support effective climate governance in their jurisdictions.

    Watch the full recorded webinar:

    Video timestamps:

    • 1:46: Welcome Speech by Guest of Honor Ms Grace Fu, Minister for Sustainability and the Environment of Singapore
    • 11:59: Welcome Speech by Professor Lily Kong, President of Singapore Management University (SMU)
    • 21:21: Presentation of WEF Effective Climate Governance Principles by Ms Karina A. Litvack, Chairman of Climate Governance Initiative’s Governing Board and Non-Executive Director of Eni
    • 30:13: Speech by CGS Advisory Board Member, Mr Loh Boon Chye, Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Exchange (SGX)
    • 36:51: Exchange of MOUs
    • 40:35: Panel Discussion: Understanding the Climate Challenge
    • 1:42:28: Closing Remarks by Mr Shai Ganu, Managing Director, Global Leader of Executive Compensation at Willis Towers Watson and Governing Council member at SID