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9. feb..2016

Rachel Kyte, CEO, keynote at IGC2016

Rachel Kyte will give a keynote speech at IGC 2013

Rachel Kyte, CEO and Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Sustainable Energy for All, will give a keynote speech at IGC2016.

Ms. Kyte is a longtime advocate for sustainable development, currently oversees work on climate change adaptation, mitigation, climate finance, and disaster risk and resilience across the institutions of the World Bank Group. The climate group is focused on ensuring that all Bank Group operations integrate climate change and take into account the opportunities presented by inclusive green growth. She previously served as World Bank vice president for sustainable development and was the International Finance Corporation’s vice president for business advisory services and a member of the IFC’s management team.

Ms. Kyte  is a professor of practice in sustainable development at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. She holds a master’s degree in international relations from Tufts University, and a bachelor’s degree in history and politics from the University of London.