FMO has developed two tools to support its clients in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risk management.
The tools below are specifically targeted at private equity investment funds and microfinance institutions (MFIs) and small and medium enterprise (SME) banks.
The FMO ESG Toolkit supports generalist Private Equity Funds in the assessment and management of Environmental, Social, Corporate Governance and Business Integrity risks of investees.For Fund Managers that have investees in many
different sectors or in many different countries, it can be challenging to know where to start their ESG analysis. The FMO ESG toolkit addresses this need by providing a high-level comprehensive tool for generalist Private Equity Funds to screen
investments and monitor the ESG performance of their portfolios. The tool references relevant international best practices and standards as outlined in this guide.
This toolkit provides the instruments for the assessment of Corporate Governance risks in banks, NBFIs and MFIs during the investment phase. This toolkit is meant for such institutions in a basic, emerging and developed stage, considering the regulated environment they are operating in.
Click here to download the tool
For further explanation, see the Manual for Corporate Governance Toolkit for FI's.
This toolkit provides the instruments for the assessment of Corporate Governance risks in (family-owned) corporates during the investment phase. This toolkit is meant for enterprises in a basic, emerging an development stage.
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For further explanation, see the Manual for Corporate Governance Toolkit for Corporates
This sustainability e-learning tool supports microfinance institutions (MFIs) and banks that finance small and medium enterprises (SME banks) that wish to reduce the environmental and social (E&S) risks in their portfolio.
Once downloaded and installed, the e-learning tool covers:
We encourage further dissemination of this tool to other MFI's or SME banks.
The office guide explains how to implement E&S evaluations and follow-up processes in alignment with the MFI's or SME bank’s regular credit evaluation, approval and monitoring and reporting processes. The field guide offers the MFI/SME bank loan officer practical guidance to address environmental and social themes in the contact with their clients.
Click here to download the tool (winzip v2.0)
The MFI / SME sustainability guidance e-tool is in English. The instruction documents (office guide, field guide, training guide) are available in English, Spanish, French and Khmer.
Guidance in English
Dirección En Español
Conseils en Francais
អនុទ្ទេស, សេចក្តីណែនាំ នៃខ្មែរ (Guidance in Khmer)