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Drought Stress Testing: Making Financial Institutions more Resilient to Environmental Risks (Mexico)

Event date: 07/03/2017 – 08.30-19.00


Location: Mexico City


Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH have developed an analytical framework and tool that allows banks to quantify and assess the potential impact of drought events on the performance of their corporate loan portfolio. Financed by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Environmental Stress Testing Tool was successfully tested and developed by global modelling experts RMS and 9 partner banks from Brazil, China, Mexico and the United States.


Speakers include:

Rafael del Villar Alrich, Director, Advisor to the Governor, Banco de Mexico

José Ramón Ardavín, Executive Director of CESPEDES

Danielle Carreira, Project Manager, Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA)

Patricia Casillas, Compliance Specialist, Fideicomisos Instituidos en Relación con la Agricultura (FIRA)

Simone Dettling, Programme Coordinator, Banking, UN Environment Programme – Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)

Dr. Arnoldo Matus Kramer, Chief Resilience Officer (Mexico City)

Maria Lascurain, Social and Environmental Risk Manager, Citibanamex

Jose Gonzalo Rangel Lopez, Executive Director Analytics, Banorte

Stephen Moss, Director Capital Markets Solutions, RMS

Yannick Motz, Lead, Emerging Markets Dialogue on Finance, GIZ

José Humberto Alarcón Torre, Asociacion de Bancos Mexico


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