Vukile Davidson, chief-director of financial sector policy, South African National Treasury
South Africa’s green finance taxonomy is an essential tool for facilitating cross-border financial capital flows, said Vukile Davidson, chief-director of financial sector policy in the South African National Treasury.
Presentation of Report: A comparison between the EU Green Taxonomy with South Africa’s Green Taxonomy
Andreas Hoepner, who is lead author of the report, Comparison of South Africa’s Green Taxonomy to the EU Taxonomy, said he and his team were “very impressed” with the South African taxonomy. Overall, there was 78% equivalence between the two taxonomies in terms of the level of ambition set out.
Closing remarks: Milan Frola, Deputy head of Mission, Embassy of the Czech Republic
Deputy head of Mission in the Czech Republic’s Embassy to South Africa, Milan Frola, thanked all involved in drafting the South African green finance taxonomy, and in researching its alignment with the EU taxonomy, for their hard work.