Training Programme: Environmental & Social Risk and Impact Management in Land Use Finance

  • 15 Nov 23
  • 29 Nov 23
  • Zoom
  • 12:30 - 14:30 GMT

Join us for a series of free trainings on managing environmental and social risks and impacts in land use finance! We will be delivering this series of three online trainings via Zoom with recordings available for those who cannot join live.

Module 1: Introduction to risk and impact management
Wednesday 15 November, 12:30 - 14:30 GMT 
Attendees will look at why sustainable land use investments are needed and how to set up impact objectives for their investments. They will learn what the building blocks of an E&S risk and impact management framework are, and hear some relevant case studies. 

Module 2: Responding to key environmental and social risks
Wednesday 22 November, 12:30 - 14:30 GMT
Attendees will learn about the business case for E&S risk management, and how to develop a risk management, monitoring and reporting framework.

Module 3: Demonstrating positive impacts and leveraging monitoring capabilities
Wednesday 29 November, 12:30 - 14:30 GMT
Attendees will look at how to develop impact strategies, set positive impact indicators, and leverage internal capacities and monitoring tools for impact. 

The free trainings are suitable for staff of impact funds and facilities focused on land use systems, as well as other investors interested in moving into the space. Attendees will gain knowledge and tools to develop impact strategies and risk management approaches for sustainable land-use investments in agriculture, forestry, and/or ecosystem restoration.