UNEP FI announces 2015 online courses

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The United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) has announced a list of online courses it is running in the coming year.

Environmental & Social Risk Analysis (ESRA)

The Environmental & Social Risk Analysis (ESRA) course teaches participants how to include environmental and social variables in the traditional analysis made by financial analysts when making lending and/or investment decisions. Participants will:

  • simulate implementation of environmental and social policies
  • analyse case studies
  • carry out exercises based on their own clients’ environmental and social impacts

The course is aimed at risk managers and analysts in commercial, corporate, investment and retail banking dealing with developing countries and emerging markets. A limited number of places are available for representatives from relevant stakeholder audiences including: supervisory/regulatory bodies, banking associations, government agencies, academic institutions, NGOs and civil society organisations involved in finance and sustainability issues.

Dates Languages
02/03 – 20/03 Spanish
09/03 – 27/03 English
11/05- 29/05 French
01/06 – 19/06 English
08/06 – 26/06 Spanish
17/08 – 04/09 Spanish
24/08 – 11/09 English
26/10 – 13/11 Spanish
02/11 – 20/11 French
09/11 – 27/11 English

More details are available on the UNEP FI website.

Corporate Eco-Efficiency in Financial Institutions

The Corporate Eco-Efficiency in Financial Institutions course trains representatives of the financial sector on how to efficiently use the resources involved in the daily operations of financial institutions, saving them money and helping the environment.

The course is aimed at middle and higher level financial institution representatives responsible for operational and procurement matters.

Dates Languages
04/05 – 22/05 Spanish

More details are available on the UNEP FI website.