Ways for the South African financial sector to stay involved in key events and training programmes on Climate and Sustainable Finance
Gain insight into the role of finance in creating a more sustainable and resilient global economy. Listed below are some local and international training programmes and sources relating to Climate and Sustainable Finance.
Virtual Event: Transitioning the Transport Sector
In this webinar, we will provide an overview of the key findings of a new report on the financial risks
and opportunities of transitioning the transport sector, which summarises most of the recent work
done on transport and incorporates the current views of transport experts.
A deep dive on double materiality
As ESG continues to go mainstream, a growing number of market participants are looking beyond risk based approaches to ESG and towards impact and outcomes. In this context, a dynamic industry debate is taking place around the concept of ‘double materiality’. This webinar will look to cut through the complexity of the topic and provide rich insights from Moody’s into double materiality; What does it mean, what is its added value for companies and investors, and how can it be brought to life in an ESG scoring methodology.
Climate Finance for Sustainable Agriculture webinar
The South African Financial Sector ESG Analytical Services’ Project funded by the Lewis Foundation and facilitated by the NBI, Just Share and WWF presented its first webinar on June 8th, 2022. The webinar focused on Climate Finance for Sustainable Agriculture.
The Role of Natural Gas as a Transitionary Fuel in Southern Africa?
This webinar will review latest developments on gas by government and private sector in order to provide a better understanding of the issues and arguments for and against natural gas as a transitionary fuel in Southern Africa.
ESG Fundamentals for Real Estate
The drivers of ESG have never been so important in the marketplace, affecting share prices, corporate reputations, and investment returns. This webinar will take attendees through the key drivers, impacts, and associated acronyms (real estate does love them) to provide the first step in the EVORA Academy webinar series.
The Future of Sustainability Conference 2022
The Future of Sustainability is South Africa's definite investment guide for connecting leading individuals and companies in the sustainability space, showcasing companies achieving great strides in the fields of environment, social and governance (ESG). Our conference is a space that highlights the importance of sustainable businesses while allowing our audience to engage with like-minded individuals and organizations to create invaluable and long-lasting business opportunities.
ESG for banks, firms and institutional investors: advances and challenges
This year's 2022 conference will address a wide range of topics on ESG of interest to banks, companies, institutional investors, regulators, policy makers, and supervisors in Greece and abroad. This is a high-quality event organized by two prominent organizations to inform all interested parties on the latest developments in the ESG field and discuss challenges and solutions.
Empowering Responsible Investing - ESG Integration and Data Metrics
Join the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), GRI (Africa), and PRI in a webinar exploring the role of ESG metrics and data in enabling responsible investing. The session is aimed at investors, companies, market regulators, and practitioners who are interested in understanding ESG metrics/data required by investors to make sound investment decisions.