Climate risk resources & tools
There is a growing need for information, advice and guidance to support the finance sector in mobilising and mainstreaming ESG thinking and practice across various institutions.
Introduction to ESG
Learn how climate change is already influencing the behaviours of investors, financial markets and financial institutions.
Unpacking the E, the S and the G
“Sustainable finance takes into account investments that deliver social and environmental benefits alongside economic benefits. It includes the practice of evaluation to avoid risk and prevent harm (being the traditional realm of ESG risk management practice), and goes beyond this by increasing capital flows to activities that deliver impact in the “sustainable” dimensions of sustainable development.” - Sustainable Finance Handbook for South Africa, 2021 SA National Treasury Sustainable Finance Working Group.