This EuroMaTech training course on Sustainable Finance explains how the financial sector can be mobilized to create a better world. By using finance as a means to achieve social goals, we can divert the planet and its economy from its current path to a world that is sustainable for all.
This training course combines theory, empirical data, and policy to explain the sustainability challenges for corporate investment. It shows how finance can steer funding to certain companies and projects without sacrificing return and thus speed up the transition to a sustainable economy. It analyses the Sustainable Development Goals as a strategy for a better world and provides evidence that environmental, social, and governance factors matter, explaining in detail how to incorporate these factors in the corporate and financial sectors.