Environmental and Social Training Courses

Resources for Financial Institutions

IFC Sustainability Webinar Series

The IFC Sustainability Webinar Series offers IFC expertise and thought leadership on sustainability issues. Recorded sessions and presentations are available on our website.

Sustainability Training and E-Learning Program (STEP)

This program has been designed for managers and staff of financial institutions (FIs) including banks, private equity funds, and others. This free e-training aims to help FIs better understand sustainable finance, social and environmental risk management and explore sustainability-related business opportunities.

It will take you approximately 3 hours to complete the free training. The bookmarking capability of this training will enable you to proceed at your own pace. You will be able to stop at any time and then begin where you left off at a later time. If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please email olcsupport@worldbank.org. In your email, please include the course name, a clear description of the problem and a screenshot if possible.