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Innovative Finance: Lessons Learned and Opportunities

June 6 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

This panel discussion and networking event will bring together key players from the development, innovation & investment communities.

You’re invited to join us as we explore:

  • How Canadian public, private, and non-profit organizations can join forces to leverage innovative finance tools that deliver positive outcomes for both the host communities and investors
  • Best practices and lessons learned from the development of the Cameroon Kangaroo Mother Care Development Impact Bond
  • Opportunities stemming from the Government of Canada’s creation of a $755M Social Finance Fund

The panel will be followed by a Q&A so you can take also part in the discussion.

***Coffee and light snacks will be provided***

Here’s a list of the confirmed speakers so far:

  • Dominique Carrie, Manager at Social Finance UK
  • Emily Measures, Director, NLIFT at Nutrition International
  • Stephen Nairne, Chief Investment Officer at Raven Indigenous Capital Partners and Special Advisor to the Lundin Foundation
  • Karlee Silver, co-CEO at Grand Challenges Canada

Space is limited – RSVP today!

For more information, please reach out to communications@grandchallenges.ca.

Looking forward to seeing you there!


June 6
8:00 am - 9:30 am


Steamworks – Wine Room
375 Water St.
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada