ESG and Board Leadership – Developing a Compliance Framework
In the contemporary business landscape, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors have become pivotal in shaping corporate strategy and decision-making. This training aims to equip board leaders with a comprehensive understanding of ESG principles and guide them in developing a robust compliance framework. The growing significance of ESG factors in shaping investor decisions, regulatory frameworks, and stakeholder expectations necessitates a nuanced understanding by board leaders. This training responds to the increasing demand for leadership equipped to integrate ESG principles seamlessly into corporate governance, fostering sustainable and resilient organizations.
Session 1: Understanding ESG Principles and Board Leadership
Key Learning Outcomes:
- The core components of ESG – Environmental, Social, and Governance.
- Global relevance and impact of ESG on corporate sustainability.
- Integrating ESG considerations into long-term planning.
- The pivotal role of board leaders in championing ESG initiatives.
- Explore case studies of successful integration of ESG principles by board leadership.
- Strategies for effective communication with investors, employees, and the broader community.
Session 2: Developing a Robust ESG Compliance Framework
Key Learning Outcomes:
- Overview of the global and regional regulatory landscape for ESG compliance.
- Navigating and adhering to evolving ESG regulations.
- Risk assessment related to ESG factors and strategies for mitigating ESG-related risks and enhancing resilience.
- Best practices for transparent and meaningful ESG reporting.
- Mechanisms for integrating ESG considerations into board governance structures.
Date: Thursday, February 29, 2024
Training Fee: NGN200,000.00 (Two Hundred Thousand Naira Only).
Time: 10am – 3pm
Who Should Attend
This training is tailored for board members, executives, and senior leaders responsible for corporate governance, strategy, and sustainability. Executives seeking to drive organizational resilience, enhance stakeholder relations, and stay abreast of evolving regulatory landscapes will find this training invaluable.
Participants will leave the training with:
- Skills to seamlessly integrate ESG principles into corporate strategy and decision-making.
- Understanding of how to develop a robust compliance framework, aligning with global and national ESG regulations.
- Skills for effective communication strategies to engage and align with stakeholders on ESG matters.
- Gain insights into identifying, assessing, and mitigating ESG-related risks for sustainable organizational growth.