Green financing of IDLC Finance Limited
AuthorMunmun, Jannatul Ferdaus
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Banks are financial institution which can play an outstanding role between sustainable economic growth and environmental protection in order to prove themselves as environment friendly and socially accountable institution. For promoting this there is nothing but "Green Financing" which is the most talked topic in the recent Financing activities and responsibilities. Green Financing refers to the Financing business conducted in selected area and technique that helps the reduction of carbon emission surrounds the world. To aid the reduction of carbon emission bank should finance green technology and pollution reducing sectors. Green finance is an integral part of Green Financing that makes a great contribution to the transition to resource-efficient and low carbon industries. Green Financing is certainly a new initiative throughout the world. The leading bankers and entrepreneurs have come forward to protect human being from environmental disasters. In the context of Bangladesh, if we think about it, we will find the situation to be terrible. Our people have little awareness about environment pollution and they do not understand the severe consequences of this pollution which will create an unexpected trouble in the coming decades.Being a financial institution, IDLC is in a much better position to promote sustainable business practices among its stakeholder groups, especially our clients and employees. As such, IDLC has always been keen to commit its resources not only to maximize its own profitability, but also to offer better quality of life to both its internal and external stakeholder groups. As part of this practice, IDLC is renewing its commitment to contribute towards greater environmental and social sustainability by undertaking a number of initiatives in various areas. Initially staring within our own organization, IDLC will eventually reach out to its external stakeholder groups as well.