Sep 14
Greening the Belt and Road: Risk Mitigation, Dispute Prevention and Resolution

LL.M. Programme in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Keynote: Green Investment Principles Along the Belt and Road

Speaker: Dr. Ma Jun, Co-chair of the Steering Committee of the Green Investment Principles (GIP) for the Belt & Road; Co-chairman of the G20 Sustainable Finance Study Group; Chairman and President of Hong Kong Green Finance Association

Discussants: Prof. David Palmer, HKIHSS/Dept of Sociology;
Edward Liu, MH, Partner, Haiwen & Partners LLP
Discussant and moderator: Prof. Shahla Ali, Faculty of Law

Date: 14 September 2022
Time: 10:30am – 12:00nn
Venue: online via Zoom or in person (11/F, Academic Conference Room, Faculty of Law, Cheng Yu Tung Tower, HKU)

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Survey: Participants are invited to share their experiences on dispute prevention through this survey



Roundtable: Greening the BRI-risk mitigation, dispute resolution and prevention
10:30am – 10:35am Welcome and Introduction by Prof. Ali
10:35am – 11:05am Presentation by Dr. Ma
11:05am  – 11:15am Presentation by Prof. Palmer
11:15am – 11:25am Presentation by Mr. Liu
11:25am – 11:35am Presentation by Prof. Ali
11:35am – 12:00nn Open discussion/Q&A


About the Speaker:
Dr. Ma Jun is currently the Chairman of the Green Finance Committee, China Society for Finance and Banking, and the former member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the People’s Bank of China. He led the drafting of China’s Green Finance Guidelines (2015-16) and facilitated global consensus on scaling up green finance under the G20 framework (2016-18). As a leader in the field of green and sustainable finance, Dr. Ma Jun also serves as the sustainable finance special adviser of the United Nations Environment Programme, the Director of Beijing Green Finance Association, the Chairman and President of Hong Kong Green Finance Association, and many other public welfare duties.


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