The Forest and Landscape Restoration Mechanism

Learning challenge: Masterclass on building bankable business plans

From 09/03/2023 to

Location: online

Attend the masterclass "Building bankable business plans" with the Forest and Landscape Restoration Mechanism (FLRM) online Community of Practice (CoP) on Local Finance for Forest and Landscape Restoration (FLR) on 9 March 2023, 12:00-13:30 CET, by registering here

Following the session diving into stakeholder mapping for the third learning challenge of the CoP on Local Finance for FLR, entitled “Private sector engagement and development of bankable business plans”, this session will include speakers Marco Boscolo of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Florian Vernaz of the Landscape Finance Lab.

The topics of focus in this masterclass will include introductions to bankable business plans, project finance modelling and identifying bankable solutions in a landscape. Participants can expect to be guided through a typical process of development. The aim of this session is to understand the following:

  • how bankable business plans can leverage impact;
  • factors for bankability;
  • financing a project – a developers view;
  • reducing risk; and
  • an overview of key investments.

To join this practical session for application later in the learning challenge, please register here!