Agenda

Nature is everyone’s business
Welcome and setting the ambitionCo-hosted by Paul Polman, Co-founder of IMAGINE, & Tian Wei, News Anchor
Session 1 - What must we learn from Covid-19 to build back better?Reflections on the current health crisis and lessons learnt that should be applied in the context of the planetary crises of climate change and nature loss.
Hear from the following experts:
  • Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Co-Chair of the Global Commission for the Economy and Climate and Special Envoy to Mobilize International Economic Support for Continental Fight Against COVID-19
  • Joaquim Levy, Fellow of Steyer Taylor Institute at Stanford University, Former Minister of Finance of Brazil
  • Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
  • Elizabeth Maruma Mrema, Executive Secretary of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity
Session 2 - How are businesses showing leadership on nature?Hear how businesses are acting to protect, restore and sustainably use nature, and how this can strengthen business resilience.
Hear from leading CEOs:
  • Thomas Buberl, CEO of AXA
  • Shinta W. Kamdani, CEO of Sintesa Group
  • Roberto Marques, CEO of Natura &Co
  • Guo Guangchang, Chairman Fosun International
Session 3 – Nature is everyone’s business, join the movement now.Companies are already taking action and making commitments to reduce their impact on nature and strengthen business resilience. But this is not enough, and we must quickly scale and speed up efforts. Collective business and political leadership is needed now to spur more action and ambition.
Hear from leading CEOs, and learn how your company can join the movement:
  • Alan Jope, CEO of Unilever
  • Emmanuel Faber, CEO of Danone