IFC Funding of Dinant Project: Call for Overhaul of Risk Assessment for Sustainable Finance
This case won Second Prize in Sustainable Finance Track in the oikos Case Writing Competition, 2016. Organized by oikos International, Switzerland.
The case is structured to achieve the following teaching objectives:
- Understand the significance of sustainable finance and the issues and challenges faced by banks and financial institutions related to this.
- Analyze the issues and challenges faced by banks and financial institutions in relation to funding agriculture and the agri–processing industry especially in a conflict prone region
- Discuss and debate whether IFC did the right thing in financing the Dinant Project
- Understand the challenges faced by IFC going forward and explore the ways in which it can overcome the challenges.
|WORLD BANK GROUP AND INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION|
|INVESTMENT SERVICE OF THE IFC|
|LAND AND LAND RELATED CONFLICTS|
|IFC AND THE PROJECT|
|HUMAN RIGHT ISSUES|
|COMPLAINT OF RIGHTS ACTION|
|FINDINGS OF CAO|
Sustainable Finance, Sustainability for banks and financial institutions, Project finance, Human rights as a Management issue; Human rights and sustainability, Businesses as human rights advocates, Business-government-society relationship, Financial Institution’s Stakeholder Constituency, Stakeholder management, Corporate Sustainability, Business Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dinant, IFC, Equator Principles, Bajo Aguán, Civil Society,