Knowledge Workshop | Global Climate Fund

A two-day ESG workshop for financial institutions and companies in South/Southeast Asia

Client

Fund investing in climate-focused companies and Banks/FIs (climate book) of developing economies

Problem

  • 2-day workshop for Partner FIs and companies to learn & exchange knowledge, across eight countries in APAC region (mainly South/SE Asia)
  • Tailored program with high levels of interaction

Solution

  • Focus on social aspects – gender based violence & harassment (GBVH), grievance redress, OHS, human rights,, labour & working conditions, supply chain risks
  • Pedagogy: case studies, group exercises and role play
  • FIs included microfinance, commercial banks, NBFCs
  • Facilitation & expert support for answering participant and Client team queries on the subject

Impact

  • Cross-pollination of ideas & thought exchanges on risk mitigation measures between partner FIs
  • Identification of social risks across focus sectors of FIs
  • Discussion on best practices in social risk management