Introduction to Nature-based Solutions
Learn the basics of Nature-based Solutions as an investment thematic. This course teaches you the fundamentals you need to know, the challenges, opportunities and the players: all with an Asia lens.
On-demand video lesson: 60 minutes
Self paced learning online
This course is divided into these main Topic areas:
Topic 1: Introduction to the course & your instructors
Topic 2: NbS Basics Definitions The Why of NbS The Current State of NbS Challenges of NbS NbS Guiding Framework Framing the Theme of NbS From An Expert
Topic 3: The Asian Context of NbS Depletion of Natural Capital Opportunities Investment Areas of NbS
Topic 4: Investment Areas of NbS Main Strategies of NbS Asset Classes Returns Transaction Size Time Horizon
Topic 5: NbS Players in Asia Typical NbS Investor Profile Who is Active in NbS in Asia?
Key Resources and Summary Case Studies/Features of Different Investor Perspectives
Case Study 1: ADM Capital
Case Study 2: Blue Finance Case Study 3: Silverstrand
The design of this online certificate course is led by the Sustainable Finance Initiative who, together with industry experts, will share relevant professional experience and in-depth subject knowledge with you throughout the course.