Sustainability is becoming an increasingly discussed topic amongst a range of stakeholders, from board members to consumers. Learners will get a better understanding of the core building blocks of sustainability along with the business case for integrating sustainable practices within their day-to-day.
As governments and regulatory bodies increase their attention on cutting down global GHG emissions and committing to Net Zero, businesses must be prepared to understand the methods in measuring GHG emissions, the challenges faced when measuring GHG emissions and actions that can be taken to reduce their carbon emissions.
Stakeholders like investors, governments, and citizens are paying closer attention to ESG. Businesses must be able to protect themselves from any potential ESG risks, and know how to leverage potential opportunities. Here we will provide the basics of understanding your organisation’s ESG risks and opportunities in accordance with global frameworks. We will also cover the approaches in tackling them.
Understand the key principles and recommendations by TCFD
Identify the key approaches being adopted to implement TCFD within your organisation’s processes
Enable future evaluation of your organisation’s progress with TCFD recommendations
Acquire the capability to list climate risks and opportunities relevant to your organisation
Welcome and introductions
What are climate-related risks and disclosures and why are they important
Key Guiding Principles and recommendations of the TCFD
Governance of climate-related risks and opportunities
How to manage financial risks from climate change
Embedding climate-related risks and disclosures into financial management and reporting
The UN SDGs is a widely adopted framework for measuring sustainability progress and has been used by governments and businesses. Here, we shall look into how the UN SDGs can be incorporated within your organisation to create value.
Instill the fundamentals of the Sustainable Development Goals in participants
Share with participants how organisations can engage with SDGs in practice to create business value
Section 1: Introduction to the SDGs
Section 2: The SDGs in business
Section 3: How do companies prioritise the SDGs?
Section 4: Successfully reporting the SDGs and global and local good practices
Certified GRI Standards training course.