MEF CIS 2022
March 18, 2022
On March 18, 2022, the International Economic Forum of the CIS Member States MEF CIS-2022 “Green Agenda in the CIS countries: cooperation in development” was held at the WTC Congress Center.
The forum was held with the official support of the CIS Executive Committee. The partners of the event were the Interstate Bank, Marvel Distribution Company and UTLC ERA JSC. The main media partner has traditionally been the Mir Interstate TV and Radio Company.
At the section „ESG — transformation of the extractive industries of the CIS countries“, the participants considered the issues of following the principles of the ESG agenda as a necessary condition for competition in the global market and a key factor in the development of investment activities, the environmental responsibility of mining enterprises and metallurgical plants, including the modernization of energy facilities, construction of wastewater treatment plants, land reclamation, investment in green projects and other programs to minimize CO2 emissions. Separately, the issues of recycling of waste from the mining industry were raised.
The speakers were representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, scientific, educational and business communities, the UNIDO Center for International Industrial Cooperation in the Russian Federation, Ministery of Energy of the Republic of Uzbekistan and others.