- Identifies and explains key ESG factors
- Explores the role of finance in the transition to a sustainable economy
- Affords strategy that promotes long-term financial value
As investor awareness around climate risk has grown, so has the demand for a transition to a low-carbon economy. Sustainable finance is any form of financial service that integrates environmental, social, or governance (ESG) criteria into business or investment decisions. In these courses, you will develop skills to meet this demand by learning how to integrate ESG factors into the financial decision-making process for financial institutions and investment managers, as well as public, private, and not-for-profit institutions and investors.
Learn what social enterprise is and gain the foundational skills to launch your own.
Learn the basic principles that govern socially responsible investing in the context of environmental criteria and financial markets.
Develop critical understanding of practical fundamentals in socially responsible investing, especially in regard to environmental issues.