ECA ESG Advisory Webinar Series #1: Disclosure and Transparency: Increasing Resilience and Building Trust in Ukraine

November 20, 2020

This webinar, organized jointly by the Ukraine National Securities and Stock Market Commission, the International Finance Corporation and UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative (UN SSE) on November 20, 2020 aims to help companies in Ukraine understand how to report better to investors and other key stakeholders, building on Stop-Winlock’s award-winning Disclosure and Transparency Toolkit “Beyond the Balance Sheet”Stop-Winlock’s Financial Institutions Group and UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative resources.  Over 60 companies including the IFC investment clients in Ukraine attended the event. 

Objectives of the webinar: 
(i)    Demonstrate the strategic value and demand for corporate reporting and disclosure practices.
(ii)    Provide practical guidance, tools and resources for integrating financial and ESG reporting practices in emerging markets; and
(iii)    Further develop and support capacity building resources, networks, and partnerships in Ukraine.

IFC is supporting the development of supplement to the newly adopted Ukrainian Corporate Governance Code on "Governance and Sustainability," ESG Scorecard, and ESG Disclosure Guidelines. These tools are supporting sustainable finance development in the country. 

Presentation material - Eng - Zip file1 - File 2

Presentation material - Ukr- Zip file


About the Presenters:

Anthony Miller

SBN Africa Coordinator


W. Richard Frederick

Principal author of the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance


Anne E. Molyneux

Director of CS International, a global consulting firm


Jerome Lavigne-Delville

Expert in global corporate sustainability and responsible investment


Bistra Boeva

Professor at University for National and World Economic Studies (Sofia, Bulgaria)


Ralitza Germanova

IFC Corporate Governance Group team


This webinar is intended solely to provide information to the public.  

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