Hosted just over one week before global leaders gathered in Egypt for
COP27, day two of our flagship annual event, Trust Conference, convened
experts to explore the
drive towards more inclusive and sustainable economies.
Our panel discussion on the green energy shift saw the participation of Phil
Director of the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre, Councillor Mete Coban
Executive of My Life My Say, Jeff Currie, Global Head of Commodities Research
at Goldman Sachs,
Barnaby Pace, Senior Campaigner at Global Witness and Cassie
Sutherland, Managing Director of
Climate Solutions and Networks at C40 Cities. The expert speakers examined the progress and
setbacks towards an economy based on clean energy, as well as the destabilising effect of the
Ukraine crisis on fuel security.
In a spotlight session on ‘The labour abuses fuelling the green transition’, Fabio
Just Transition Correspondent at our media platform Context - spoke about his year-long
investigation into the labour violations linked to cultivating ethanol, a biofuel
sugarcane and other crops, in Brazil.