9th Annual IFC Sustainability Exchange, Navigating Market Cycles: Shifting Gears | 2015
The 9th Annual IFC Sustainability Exchange was hosted by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and took place on the 20-21 May 2015 at the IFC Headquarters in Washington D.C., United States. The conference brought together more than 200 global practitioners from the private and public sector, NGOs, academia and international organisations. This year’s discussion focused on sustainability challenges and opportunities of the infrastructure sector and natural resource actors. The event’s panel discussion covered a broad range of subjects, like Empowering Local Suppliers, Capacity Building and Stakeholder Management. As part of the panel on “Behaving Abroad: Responsible Business Guidelines from Canada & China” the EMM Network, represented by Dr. Astrid Skala-Kuhmann, presented the Guidelines for Social Responsibility in Outbound Mining Investments.