Scaling up blended finance: how and why?
In this episode, FMO’s Idsert Boersma and CEO of Climate Fund Managers Andrew Johnstone join host Jonathan Groubert to talk about 'blended finance': the term given to the use of public or philanthropic capital to spur private sector investment in projects aimed at achieving the sustainable development goals. Idsert and Andrew argue that blending opens up the pathway for ‘big money’ to get to places where it didn’t go before.
The Dutch entrepreneurial development bank FMO is launching Challenge of the Decade, a podcast series about accelerating solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. In this series, host Jonathan Groubert interviews several people in the field on the challenges and actions that need to be taken for reaching the UN's Sustainable Development goals in the coming 10 years.
Challenge of the Decade is a six episode podcast series of the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank FMO. Host Jonathan Groubert interviews people on the challenges and actions that need to be taken for reaching the UN's Sustainable Development goals.