Course Description

The ‘gradual transition to green growth’ alongside inclusive growth, are the core objectives guiding the Bank’s Strategy for 2013-2022  which aims to advance Africa’s economic transformation and improve human welfare, while managing the profound socioeconomic and environmental challenges the continent faces. The seminar aims to introduce participants to the broad concept of green growth and how it fits into the broad agenda of achieving sustainable development broadly. Specifically,  the vision of the long-term strategy is presented as the overarching framework for  ‘mainstreaming’ green growth in Bank business; While the ‘how to’ of mainstreaming at both strategic (CSP) and project level, as articulated in the Green Growth Framework, is demonstrated