Training Course

Financial Institution Environmental and Social Performance Requirements: Meeting International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standards and Other RequirementsFinancial Institution Environmental and Social Performance Requirements: Meeting International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standards and Other Requirements

At the end of training, participants will have gained an increased awareness of IFC’s Sustainability Framework and Performance Standards, their purpose, and application.

Day 1

  • Overview of IFC Sustainability Framework and Equator Principles (III): Purpose, Business Implications, Elements
  • Detailed Review of the IFC Performance Standards
  • World Bank EHS Guidelines
  • Special Topics
    • Stakeholder Engagement and Grievance Management
    • Security and Human Rights
    • Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
    • Cultural Resources
    • Climate Change
  • Facilitated Exercise: IFC Performance Standard Compliance Evaluation
  • Trends in Lending Requirements and GIIP

Day 2 (Optional)

  • Elements IFC Environmental and Social Management System Requirements
    • Policy
    • Risk and Impact Identification
    • Management Programs
    • Organizational Capacity and Competency
    • Emergency Preparedness and Response
    • Stakeholder Engagement
    • External Communications and Grievance Mechanisms
    • Ongoing Reporting to Affected Communities
    • Monitoring and Review
  • Exercise: Benchmarking Company Management Systems and Action Plans

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