Sustainalytics Taxonomy Expands to Address Emerging Social Challenges
June 10, 2020 | EP. 86 | COVID-19, Green Bond Principles, IFC, SME Loans, Social Bonds, Sustainability-Linked LoansHeather Lang, Executive Director, Sustainable Finance Solutions at Sustainalytics
Program recorded May 7, 2020: Lang explains how governments, international and local banking systems, are working with Sustainalytics’ Sustainable Finance Solutions to issue sustainability bonds and loans to address two areas that are being particularly hard hit by COVID-19: Health Care and Socio-economic Impact Mitigation. She notes that the recent uptick in social bond issuance bodes well for tackling emerging social challenges, alongside environmental issues.