The Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
The 2019 Frankfurt Climate and Sustainable Energy Finance (CSEF) Summer Academy offers participants the chance to take a lead role in the climate finance story; including core coursework on the links between public and private sector finance, the impact of recent international climate negotiations, and policies and sources of financing to scale up and unlock climate finance.
Smart Prosperity Institute (SPI), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Metcalf Foundation, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Nature United, Ducks Unlimited, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPWAS)
On 21 May 2019 (7:00 PM CET/1:00 PM EDT), Smart Prosperity Institute (SPI), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS), Ducks Unlimited, Metcalf Foundation, Nature Conservancy of Canada, and Nature United are holding a webinar on the "Landmark U.N. Biodiversity Report with Lead Co-Author."
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), Strategic Alliance on Green Bond Market Development in G20 Emerging Economies (STA)
This 2-hour Introduction to Sustainable Finance eCourse provides technical knowledge on why and how to choose sustainable finance solutions over conventional investment. The course is presented in three modules: Fundamentals of Sustinable Finance; Sustainable Finance Market; Sustainable Finance Products.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC)
On 9 May 2019 (12:00 pm CET), Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) is holding a webinar on "Capital stranding cascades: The impact of decarbonisation on productive asset utilisation."
The agricultural sector is highly vulnerable to environmental risk, be it from climate change or the breakdown of ecosystems. This new sector-specific guide provides a framework for the inclusion of natural capital considerations into credit risk assessment for agricultural lending. It aligns natural capital risks and opportunities into business decision-making, enabling financial flows to be directed to the best-managed, most sustainable projects.
From 15 April - 31 May 2019, eleven partner organisations are offering a free seven-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Biodiversity Finance. It will provide you with the tools to assess the policy, institutional, and economic context for biodiversity finance; conduct a financial needs assessment to achieve a country’s biodiversity goals; and develop a biodiversity finance plan that identifies the most suitable finance solutions.