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.
Quantifying Sustainability: Bridging the Data Gap Between Service Organizations and Carbon Reduction
Global government regulations continue to put pressure on companies to measure and report on their environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance. Join SightCall on the launch of their new Sustainability Dashboard and discover how your organization’s field teams can use visual assistance to elevate sustainability efforts and quantify impact.
Gas Pressure: Exploring the case for gas-fired power in South Africa
Organized in partnership with WWF South Africa, the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) will provide participants with a first look at findings from it's report "Gas Pressure: Exploring the case for gas-fired power in South Africa", presenting key takeaways and recommendations.
Developing better Energy outcomes through ESG
Every organization which has an emissions-reducing initiative will benefit from improved environmental responsibility. While the consequences of not taking proactive steps to reduce emissions are clear, without a guiding light the path forward may seem complex. Join this webinar for insight on a range of topics ranging from frameworks to deliver on long range carbon neutral plans, the balance to deliver returns & reduce carbon emissions, reporting standards and more.
Navigating the Rapidly Evolving ESG Landscape and Underlying Risk & Compliance
There isn’t really a universally correct or incorrect way of structuring the organization for ESG. In some cases, the ESG team is part of the same team. And in other cases, the firm's board, risk, legal or compliance actually is in charge of ESG. Irrespective of where it sits in your organization, join this webinar for insight into what each of the E,S and G components entail.
ESG in Insurance Portfolios: Less Talk, More Action
In every region some companies are further along when it comes to to integrating and using ESG tools for decision making than others. As the ESG data and tool universe evolves, learn what further challenges lay head for companies who have started to implement ESG and what insurers early in the process can learn from the pioneers.
JSE's Sustainability and Climate Change Disclosure Guidance
In this webinar, the JSE introduces it's recent Sustainability and Climate Change Disclosure Guidance which aims to clarify current global best practices in climate-related disclosure and provides a step-by-step guide to get issuers started on this journey.
Venture capital: how should ESG be adapted for the asset class?
Following the publication of the PRI's discussion paper on responsible investment in venture capital in January, this session will explore why ESG in the asset class needs to develop further and how it can be appropriately tailored to early-stage companies.