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The Importance of Revising the International Education Standards
by Peter Wolnizer, Immediate Past Chair, International Accounting Education Standards Board | January 27, 2015

Recognizing the trend toward global convergence and the increasing mobility of professional accountants, the International Accounting Education Standards Board™ (IAESB™) project to revise and redraft the suite of eight International Education Standards™ (IESs™) will clarify the obligations of IFAC member bodies and other interested stakeholders involved with the education, development, and assessment of professional accountancy education.

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2015: A Commitment Renewed
by Fayez Choudhury, CEO, IFAC | January 13, 2015

In a public address for 2015, IFAC CEO Fayez Choudhury answers the question: what makes the accountancy profession resilient, viable, and strong?

The Year in Review: A Recap of Viewpoints from 2014
by Eli R. Khazzam, Editor-in-Chief, IFAC Global Knowledge Gateway | December 30, 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, we would like to thank all the writers who have contributed to the inaugural year of the Global Knowledge Gateway.

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