ESG & SDP & Greenhouse Gas Accounting & Green Finance Professional Integration Course

Course Background

In the face of various challenges in today’s society, the awareness and ability of sustainable development in various industries need to be improved:

  • To deal with the different risks brought by climate change and environmental disasters, has the risk management been done well?
  • Have you transformed your production method to meet the changing social expectations and industry policies ?
  • In response to the need to improve management capabilities, do you have the ability to use scientific data to support program designs, to gradually improve and optimize?
  • In response to the need for greater transparency from regulators, media exposure, public scrutiny and social communication, are you ready for the transformation?


This course integrates ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), SDP (Sustainable Development Planning), Corporate Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Green Finance. Participants will be equipped with the knowledge of internationally recognized standards and practices, sustainable development planning tools and research methods, practical means of implementing ESG, international standard and methods for calculating greenhouse gas as well as the connections between ESG and the chosen professional integration area.


  • Executive Diploma in Sustainable Development Planning (Issued by Hong Kong Institute of Education for Sustainable development)
  • Apply for becoming a member of the World Institute of Sustainable Development Planners

Course Information

Course Code:


Commencement Date:

Tuition Fee:

HKD 7,480/per person 

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Mode of Instruction:

Face-to-face Teaching


1. This Programme is one of the Eligible Programmes under the Pilot Green and Sustainable Finance Capacity Building Support Scheme.

2. This Programme is listed under the GSF Knowledge Hub, which is managed by the Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group (Steeing Group). The Steering Group is co-chaired by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Securities and Futures Commission.

Course Contents

(2024年8月20日 10:00-13:00 及 8月23日 14:30-17:30)
⭐️ 聯合國推進可持續發展的歷程
⭐️ 17個聯合國可持續發展目標 (UNSDGs)
⭐️ 可持續發展規劃的定量與定性工具
⭐️ 可持續發展規劃報告的框架、編寫要領
⭐️ 優質可持續發展規劃報告案例研究
講師:Prof. Karen Cheung 張沁教授
– 香港聯合國教科文組織協會 會長
– 香港可持續發展教育學院 院長
– 全球可持續發展規劃師學會 會長
– UNPRME 中國學術委員會 副主席
(2024年8月20日 14:30-17:30 及 8月23日 10:00-13:00)
講師:Mr. Andy Fung 馮偉邦先生
– 香港可持續發展教育學院 高級講師
– 香港可持續發展教育學院 SDGCampus總監
– 全球可持續發展規劃師學會 CSDP


(2024年8月21日 10:00-13:00 & 14:00-17:00)

🧮 溫室氣體對環境的影響
🧮 碳補償,碳交易
🧮 ISO 企業碳排放計算、零碳概念及實踐
🧮 基準建立、識別排放源及減排機遇


(2024年8月22日 10:00-13:00 & 14:00-17:00)

🏙 綠色金融帶來的機遇
🏙 綠色金融國際、地區政策框架及發展藍圖
🏙 綠色金融的未來趨勢及走向
講師:Dr. Wilson Chan 陳鳳翔博士
– 香港聯合國教科文組織協會 綠色及可持續金融委員會聯席召集人
– 香港可持續發展教育學院 實務教授
– 香港財資市場公會會員事務委員會 副主席兼專業培訓小組主席
Course Fee: HKD 7,480* (Reimbursable fees under the Pilot Green and Sustainable Finance Capacity Building Support Scheme)
*Reimbursement amount is dependent on the actual amount incurred by the programme participant and the applicable percentage of reimbursement based on that participant’s applicant category.
Deadline for Enrollment: 14th August 2024
Medium of Instruction: Chinese
Teaching Venue: HiESD, Room 302, 3/F, Patriotic Education Centre, No.1 Fung Shek Street, Tai Wai, Sha Tin, N.T.
*HiESD reserves the right to change the teaching venue due to the latest local situation of COVID-19 and course enrollments.
Enquiries: 2312 7116 /

Personal Data

Must be the same as shown on HKID Card or Passport. Name entered will be used on academic documents.
Must be the same as shown on HKID Card or Passport. Name entered will be used on academic documents.

Education & Work Experiences


1. The personal information provided on the registration form will be used for matters related to the course activities, such as organizing or co-organizing courses. The information will be handed over to the relevant parties if necessary. You have the right to request access and/ or correction of any information provided by you. If you do not provide your personal ID number, the center will not issue a course certificate and any proof of course taken. (Our Programme team will ask for your ID when your enrolment is confirmed.)
2. Acceptance is subject to the discretion of the Hong Kong Institute of Education for Sustainable Development (the Institute).
3. Applicants are expected to attend the course at the place and time specified in the brochure unless otherwise notified.
4. When a programme is over-subscribed, additional classes may be started in some cases. Applicants may then be notified of the new time, dates and place of meetings when necessary.
5. No refund will be made after payment.
6. No classes will be held when storm warning signal No. 8 or above/Red/Black Rainstorm Warning is in force. In that case, an alternative session will be arranged. (Classes will resume if No. 8/Red/Black Rainstorm Warning is lowered before 3:00 pm for evening classes, 12:00 noon for afternoon classes and 7:00 am for morning classes.)
7. The Institute supports the equal opportunities policy, without discriminating against any person on the grounds of gender, disability, family status or any other basis.
8. I understand that, upon my registration in the programme, the data will become part of my student record and may be used and processed for all lawful purposes relating to my academic and/or non-academic activities in accordance with the established policy of the Institute and the Hong Kong Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap.486).
1. I hereby declare that the information provided in this registration form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge, and I authorize the HiESD to obtain relevant examination and academic information from relevant institutions (if necessary).

2. I understand that the information provided in this registration form will be used in the admission evaluation process. I also understand that any misrepresentation, omission or misleading information may cause my eligibility to apply for, enroll in relevant courses and be admitted to be disqualified. I also understand the photo-taking in the Course may be used for course promotion/marketing.

3. I have read carefully and understand the content of the "Personal Information Collection Statement". I expressly consent that the personal data will be used for the Institute's administrative, academic, research, statistical, alumni activities and prescribed purposes as allowed by the Institute and the laws of Hong Kong from time to time. I authorize the Institute to obtain, and the relevant authority to release any information about my studies in institutions in Hong Kong and/or overseas.

4. The Institute reserves the right to make alterations regarding the course details. In case of any dispute, the HiESD reserves the right to make the final decision.