Julie Segal

Senior Program Manager, Climate Finance

Julie has always advocated for environmental justice and environmental preservation. She focuses on shifting investment capital for equitable climate action. Having previously managed a portfolio of impact investments, Julie believes that investments should advance positive social and environmental outcomes. Julie completed a Bachelor of Commerce at McGill University. She volunteers with various community and youth-led environmental groups and advises on strategies for impact investing. Julie has won national and global awards for her work integrating environmental justice into sustainable finance. As a child, she was known to run across the room to shut off a neglected running faucet. Julie loves learning new things.

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Jun 08, 2023

Statement on the Climate Aligned Finance Act advancing one step closer to becoming law

Statement from Julie Segal, Senior Program Manager, Climate Finance Toronto | Traditional territories of the…

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May 18, 2023

Statement On Parliamentarians Call On Government To Act On Climate-Aligned Finance

Statement from Julie Segal, Senior Program Manager, Climate Finance Ottawa | Traditional, unceded territory of…

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Apr 06, 2023

Cleaning up Canada’s Financial System for the Climate

Canadian banks and pension plans are still putting money into polluting investments. This is holding…

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Mar 07, 2023

Statement from Julie Segal on the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions’ (OSFI) new climate disclosure rules, guideline B-15

Now is the time for climate finance leadership from government Statement by Julie Segal Senior…

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Dec 20, 2022

Paris Agreement Article 2.1c sounds obscure – but it packs a big punch for cleaning up the financial sector.

Imagine a tug of war. If public dollars pull towards a healthy planet but private…

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Nov 02, 2022

New report shows why regulations are needed now to align Canada’s federally-regulated financial flows with its climate goals

Recent decision by GFANZ to water down accountability of voluntary net-zero commitments proves that enforceable…

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Oct 28, 2022

Statement from Julie Segal on GFANZ move to distance itself from UN backed Race to Zero

GFANZ distanced itself from the UN expert guidance, Race to Zero, which recently published strong…

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Jul 21, 2022

Canadian regulator tip-toes into the climate regulation pool but needs to actually go for a swim

In a recent webinar hosted by Manifest Climate, Julie Segal, Senior Program Manager, Climate Finance…

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