New EIB e-learning course on its environmental and social standards

The new EIB e-learning course dedicated to its EU based 10 environmental and social standards.

Specifically, this course allows participants to better understand:

  • how environmental and social risk management is relevant to their institution (equity fund, local bank, microfinance institution) and their clients;
  • how to apply the EIB’s 10 E&S standards for investments outside the EU;
  • how to implement an environmental and social management plan to guide their investment decisions.

You can now register for the course by clicking on “Register here” and filling out the registration form here.

Provision of training with local universities and other specialised training providers

In June/July 2016 the "SME Finance Course" was held in cooperation with University of Lusaka to support the availability of short courses for both the financial institutions as well as current and potential loan beneficiaries.


Participants of the June sessions of the first SME Finance Training in Lusaka

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You can find our next courses under the "Banking and Finance Academy" Tab.


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The technical assistance operation is financed under the Cotonou agreement by the EU in support of EIB.
The Technical Assistance component of the project is implemented in a consortium led by Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.