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Risk Insights ESG GPS Sustainable Newsletter

Welcome to the April 2024 edition of Risk Insights (“RI”) Monthly Sustainable Newsletter! As we embark on a new month, let's take a moment to revisit the highlights and look forward to upcoming events in our journey towards a sustainable future:

Stay tuned for engaging webinars, industry conferences, and collaborative initiatives as we continue to champion sustainability and drive positive change. Together, let's seize the opportunities that lie ahead and make a lasting impact on our communities in Africa and the world. Thank you for being an essential part of our journey towards a sustainable future. Let's continue to innovate, collaborate, and inspire change together!

PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors and Risk Insights Partnership


Risk Insights is pleased to announce the partnership with PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors in Nigeria to drive ESG compliance for the Nigerian market. This partnership is a game-changer for ESG compliance for African businesses, bringing together unparalleled legal expertise and cutting-edge data insights to drive sustainable practices and reshape industries. Together, both companies are combining legal expertise with innovative data insights to empower sustainable practices. To find out more click here

Risk Insights and Chartered Risk Management Institute (CRMI) of Nigeria Partnership


Risk Insights has partnered with the Chartered Risk Management Institute of Nigeria (CRMI) to transform risk management education in Nigeria. Together, both companies are empowering professionals with innovative tools and comprehensive ESG training programs, and professional certifications. Together, Risk Insights and CRMI are dedicated to advancing risk management education and practices in Nigeria, setting standards of excellence, and contributing to the sustainable development of businesses and industries across the country. To read the full press release click here.

DAC Webinar ESG In South Africa


Risk Insights (Pty) Ltd participated in an insightful panel discussion on ESG practices in South Africa, in collaboration with Henley Business School - Africa.  We explored groundbreaking research findings as we delved deep into the ESG landscape of South African firms. Risk Insights CEO  Mr Andrey Bogdanov shared the stage hosted by the Esteemed Prof Rajneesh Narula OBE and Dr Filipe Morais, PhD, alongside industry luminaries Dr Melani Prinsloo. The webinar probed the key insights based on an extensive survey of 63 JSE-listed companies. The event took place on Thursday, April 4, 2024, from 17:30–19:00 SAST (GMT+1/EST+6), on Zoom. Thank you to all who joined and contributed to this enriching discussion!

Navigating ESG Opportunities and Challenges for Africa


Embark on a journey with host Anushka Bogdanov in our latest podcast episode, as we navigate the ever-evolving landscape of ESG. Join us in understanding the critical role of transparency and consistency in driving sustainable finance, and the imperative for Africa to actively participate in shaping it’s ESG future. Listen to the podcast here.

Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2024


The World Economic Forum will be hosting the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2024, taking place from June 25-27 in Dalian, People's Republic of China! This premier event gathers leaders from government, business, academia, and beyond to forge stronger partnerships and innovative solutions aimed at unlocking global economic recovery. Don't miss out on key insights into China’s economic outlook and the broader Asian context. Stay tuned for more updates as we approach this transformative event.

2nd Annual Botswana ESG and Sustainable Finance Forum 2024.


Risk Insights is pleased to announce our participation in the upcoming 2nd Annual Botswana ESG and Sustainable Finance Forum 2024! Join us on May 7-8 in Gaborone, Botswana, for this dynamic event under the theme “Resilience Amid Uncertainty.” We look forward to joining central banks, policymakers, C-level executives, institutional investors, and asset managers such as Gobusamang Keebine, Balazs Horvath, Salma Baduel Phoi, Mpho Moletlo Kgosietsile (FCG), Xolisa Dhlamini (CDFA® , CESGA® , LT®), Kenneth Zibani, Adrian Mill, Anisa Bimbo, PRM, Tshepo Martinus Motlhabi, Moemedi Moyo, Modiri Seoke ACMA (CGMA), Rodney Ndamba FCCA, Bame Pule and Mothusi Mbole across the spectrum. Together, we will delve into innovative investment solutions that align with sustainability goals and drive Africa's transition towards a low-carbon, inclusive, and resilient economy.

Regulatory Risk and Compliance Conference South Africa - 8 and 9 May 2024.


Join Dr Abuobyda Shabat from Risk Insights at the upcoming conference focusing on Non-Bank Financial Sector Vulnerabilities! Gain insights into the growing significance of non-bank financial intermediaries and their impact on the global financial system. Explore regulatory trends, compliance challenges, and innovative solutions in the NBFI sector. Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with industry peers and refine your ideas on financial stability. Save the date: May 8-9, 2024, at Indaba Hotel, Fourways, Johannesburg.

AFSIC – Investing in Africa 2024 Event.


Risk Insights (Pty) Ltd will be participating in one of the most significant investment events on the African continent, AFSIC - Investing in Africa. Mark your calendars, Date: 7th – 9th October 2024, Location: London. AFSIC has consistently fostered connections between companies seeking funding and Africa-focused investors, contributing to the global growth of businesses. Let’s continue the journey of success and ensure investment continues to transform Africa!

ESG GPS and the Expansion in Africa.


Risk Insights is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of, ESG GPS will soon be expanding its footprint to three new countries in Africa! Stay tuned for the unveiling of ESG GPS in these new African countries, where we'll continue our mission to drive positive change and foster sustainable growth. Together, we are paving the way towards a more resilient and equitable future for all.