July / 22 / 2021
July / 23 / 2021
Green bonds which finance projects with environmental benefits have passed the $1trillion dollar milestone for the amount issued since the first ever green bond in 2007. Fast growth in this market sector is driving unprecedented demand for skilled professionals and for targeted training in the fundamentals of the products and the application of the Green and Social Bond Principles, the foundation for green and social bond issuance.
The livestreamed option gives a deep understanding of the mechanics of green, social and sustainability bonds, taking the participants from the big picture policy context to introducing the underlying drivers of market development, main product features and regulation. Among the themes to be discussed are Green and Social Bond Principles, the Sustainability Bond Guidelines and the new Sustainability-Linked Bond Principles and explain how they work in practice, including evaluation and selection of eligible projects for funding, the role of external reviewers and guidance on reporting.
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