Sustainable & Responsible Capital Markets Forum

Laura Tlaiye

Sustainability Adviser, Capital Markets Department

The World Bank

Laura is sustainability adviser for the World Bank treasury. She has worked on environment and climate change issues for the past 25 years, including in her previous position as manager for environment in the sustainable development network of the World Bank. In her current role as sustainability adviser for the World Bank treasury, she focuses on selecting the portfolio of projects that are supported by World Bank green bonds. She helped develop a harmonized green bond impact reporting framework agreed with three other multilateral banks and was the technical lead of the World Bank Green Bond Impact Report – June 2015. Drawing on her extensive experience in World Bank lending operations, Laura also addresses investor requests for information about World Bank-financed projects and about how developing countries are grappling with the challenge of climate change. Her academic background is in chemical engineering and management.

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Thu 17 Sep 2015

InterContinental Paris Le Grand, Paris