MoneyMoves: How private sector finance can work for a sustainable future

Rio+20’s draft declaration's call “to launch an international process to promote the role of innovative instruments of finance for building green economies”, opens the door to new, innovative opportunities for financial market institutions and the private sector in general. Then, this is the time for bankers and investors to get up and lead.

IFC, with this booklet, invited 15 extraordinary business leaders in environmental and social sustainability to identify challenges in the "green" growth path. They share what they do to address them as well as what they think governments and regulators should do. Their proposals are intriguing: realistic, tested, pragmatic and feasible. And they all lead to the same conclusion: the time for leadership is now.

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