An effective environmental and social management systems (ESMS) help companies, clients and organizations to integrate plans and standards into their core operations—so they can anticipate environmental and social risks posed by their business activities, an in-depth process of risks and impacts assessment to avoid, minimize, and compensate for such impacts as necessary. This system defines how a company will recognise, assess, monitor and observe the environment's and social interactions to prevent adverse environmental effects.
This course serves as a guide to the implementation of environmental and social practices as part of the risk management . The course shows the importance of integrating environmental and social aspects, not only as elements of compliance, but also as elements of value to financial institutions and their clients.
By the end of this course , participants will be able to learn :