Master sustainability reporting with CSRD in mind​

Are you all set to dive into creating your first sustainability report now that CSRD and ESRS have been introduced in Europe? Our program offers hands-on guidance that cuts through the abstract and dry theory, so you can get down to business without feeling overwhelmed.

8 sessions
January 2024
  • Guaranteed results
    Guaranteed results
  • Expert-led deep dives
    Expert-led deep dives
  • Personalized feedback
    Personalized feedback
  • Certificate of completion
    Certificate of completion
  • LFCA community membership
    LFCA community membership
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What you will gain

Custom sustainability reporting canvas

Personalized action plan for the next 6-12 months

Materiality survey template

Compliance gap analysis against mandatory ESRS disclosures

Learning space packed with additional resources

Access to 3000+ peers tackling the same challenges as you

Free webinar
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Who can benefit
This program is for you if you are like...
Sara, Head of Sustainability

Sara is on a mission to make her fast-growing company truly sustainable. From analyzing the company's environmental footprint and collaborating with other departments on decarbonization to promoting sustainable practices internally, she's got a lot on her plate.

Eden, Finance Manager

Eden is a dedicated finance whiz navigating the ever-changing non-financial reporting landscape. He analyzes financial risks, strategizes investments, and adapts to new regulations to stay ahead.

Hannah, Green Team Volunteer

Hannah is a spirited volunteer for her company's Green Team. She's passionate about sustainability and creating a greener workplace. But balancing her marketing job with Green Team efforts is challenging.

What will be taught
Cut to the chase with our laser-focused sessions
8 sessions | starting 23. Januar 2024

Fundamentals of sustainability reporting including key principles, frameworks, and future trends. Participants will craft a compelling pitch for reporting that can convince decision-makers internally.

  • Welcome and introduction: Covering cohort, outcomes, instructors, and structure

  • Benefits of reporting: Covering market drivers and incentives

  • Group work: Break out in groups and find as many arguments for your specific company

  • Key principles: Covering materiality, assurance, stakeholder inclusiveness, and compatibility

  • Key frameworks: Focus on IFRS/ISSB, GRI, SBTi, SDPI

  • Commonalities: Commonalities between frameworks and their interoperability with ESRS

  • Future trends: Covering mandatory schemes, increased climate-related risk, and biodiversity reporting

Sebastian Dürr
Piotr Drozd
Lucy Bowen
Program focus
  • Process of writing the first report

  • Tailored for SMEs

  • General, environmental, and social standards

Not covered
  • Development of a sustainability strategy

  • Setting sustainability goals and targets

  • Governance standards

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Who will teach
Meet your instructors

Stay tuned for upcoming announcements regarding additional instructors. Please check back for updates.

Sebastian Dürr

Sebastian Dürr

Partner at Nord ESG

Sebastian is a sustainability professional with more than 20 years of work experience in decarbonisation through renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. He has designed and executed utility-scale and rooftop PV projects in several countries. In addition, he has worked with private and public sector entities including working with banks in financing renewable energy projects by conducting environmental impact assessment studies and resource assessments.

Dr Ciarán O'Carroll

Dr Ciarán O'Carroll

Director at Change by Degrees

Ciarán is an accomplished expert in the realm of sustainability, with a wide-ranging background that spans from academia to consulting. Currently, a Lecturer in Sustainability Leadership in Business at Technological University Dublin, Dr. O'Carroll has also recently served as a Lecturer in Sustainable Business Innovation at Dublin City University. Education has remained a cornerstone of Dr. O'Carroll's work. Beyond lecturing, he has curated multiple sustainability workshops and seminars, mentors post-graduate students, and guest lectured at other prestigious institutions. 

Fiona Quinlan-Wells

Fiona Quinlan-Wells

Independent Consultant

Fiona is a climate change and sustainability professional with 10 years' of experience gained through working in corporate, non-profit, and consultancy environments. Experienced in leading project teams to deliver impactful results. In her most recent role at Mott MacDonald, I led on internal implementation of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) recommendations, and delivery and development of TCFD-aligned climate risk advisory services, based within the International Development Services unit.

Philipp Buddemeier

Philipp Buddemeier

CEO at Better Earth

For more than 15 years, Philipp dedicated himself to the topic of sustainability. First as international change manager at Save the Children, then for several years as project manager at McKinsey, before helping to develop the Circular Economy offering at Accenture Strategy and leading the Sustainability and Decarbonization division at innogy Consulting. 

Fenja Bremer

Fenja Bremer

Environmental Sustainability Consultant at Better Earth

Fenja translates science and activism into actionable, entrepreneurial solutions. Her expertise in science-aligned sustainability management via SBTs and LCAs makes her a driving force for dynamic change within organizations.

Angela Dunn

Angela Dunn

Partner at Dunn&Falkenstein Consulting

Angela is a communications strategist and consultant. She works with entrepreneurs, executives, and founders to communicate their vision and purpose by developing their stories, voices, and themes. At SAP, she led communications for the Customer Experience division, helping leaders to ensure the smooth transition of acquired companies. During this period she worked alongside a number of tech founders, an opportunity that gave her valuable insight into the founder mindset. 

Sebastian Dürr

Sebastian Dürr

Partner at Nord ESG

Madhavan is an Energy and Environment professional with nearly two decades of cross-functional management experience in clean energy and fossil fuel industries. His work encompasses finance, technology and policy specific to energy and decarbonisation.

Piotr Drozd

Piotr Drozd

Chief Climate Officer at LFCA

Piotr serves as the Chief Climate Officer at Leaders for Climate Action. With a background as a climate activist, educator, and entrepreneur, he has focused his efforts over the last decade on realizing the potential of business as a catalyst for change. Whether through leading organizations such as Ecosia and Climate KIC, or in an advisory capacity for start-ups, he is dedicated to building a more sustainable and just world.

Lucy Bowen

Lucy Bowen

Sustainability Program Manager at LFCA

Lucy is an impact-driven sustainability educator and consultant with a circular and regenerative design background. Ten years of experience across the creative industries have honed her management and facilitation skills toward her goal of enabling a safe and accessible transition.

Anna Esakova

Anna Esakova

Head of Community at LFCA

Anna is the Head of Community at Leaders for Climate Action. She is passionate about connecting people, facilitating the exchange between them, and helping them to navigate the knowledge jungle. As you can see, she also really like lists of three, metaphors, and the Oxford Comma.

How to enroll
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For members


Participation in the LFCA Academy is included in Basic or Premium membership.

For non-members


Take advantage of our early-bird pricing until August 25th! Secure your spot now before the price increases to 700€.

Engaging and practical

Recommended weekly time commitment of 3-5 hours.

100% online

Interactive Zoom sessions with a dedicated learning environment.

Small groups

A typical program cohort comprises 30-50 fellow sustainability professionals.