The Environmental Bankers Association of Australasia (EBAA) is a chapter of the Environmental Bankers Association (EBA) formed in the United States in 1994.The EBAA is a non-profit organisation representing the interests of those involved with finance, the environment and sustainability issues and is recognised both nationally and internationally in this capacity.The EBAA provides an objective forum for institutions of all sizes to exchange ideas such as world summit issues on sustainable development to the latest risk management practices.Various committees within the EBAA focus on timely issues as determined by the business or regulatory climate.The committees allow in-depth discussion for those that wish to concentrate on particular areas of interest.The EBAA is formed for:
- Non-bank financial institutions
- Global associates
- Asset management firms
- Environmental consultants
The EBAA is run by members to provide practical support and guidance in:
- Risk Management;
- Sustainable Product Finance;
- Community Responsibility;
- Due Diligence; and
- Associated programs in the Australasian region.
The EBAA is an excellent opportunity for your organisation to make a substantial contribution and directly influence the development of practical environmental risk management policies and procedures.
To facilitate the EBAA’s mission, a unique advisory panel has been formed including preeminent environmental personnel from statutory authorities such as the EPA and other senior industry leaders.