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- Accountability. Now.
- Adoption of International Standards
- Developing the Global Profession
- Global Representation and Advocacy
- Professional Accountants in Business
- Small and Medium Practices
Independent Standard-Setting Boards
The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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Finance Leadership & Development
Professional accountants need to respond to the continually changing expectations of their organizations, the financial markets, and society. In addition, many accountants aspire to finance leadership roles, such as chief financial officer (CFO). As a result, they must fulfill their traditional responsibilities, while increasing their support of strategic and operational decision-making. Through education, life-long learning, and development, they must acquire the right mixture of skills, experiences, and attitudes, including leadership, strategy, business, management, and interpersonal skills. See the full overview.
by PAO Development Committee, IFAC | June 28, 2017
The IFAC Professional Accountancy Organization (PAO) Development Committee on what it takes to establish a PAO that is relevant, sustainable, and ready to adopt and implement international standards and best practices.
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БУХГАЛТЕРЫ СПОСОБСТВУЮТ ФОРМИРОВАНИЮ «ЭКОНОМИКИ ПРОИЗВОДИТЕЛЕЙ»Переломный момент жизни большинства изобретателей – осознание идеи, потребности рынка и образа продукта, который может эти потребности удовлетворить. На смену такому осознанию незамедлительно приходит необходимость доказать, что изобретатель...
by Eli R. Khazzam, Senior Professional, Economic Development & Emerging Technologies. | September 18, 2015
Четыре причины, по которым мы говорим о нормативно-правовом регулированииНормативно-правовое регулирование становится всё более сложным процессом, в значительной мере определяющим возможности роста и инновационного развития организации, согласно данным Глобального исследования по вопросам нормативно-правового...
by Amir Ghandar, Senior Policy Advisor, Public Policy and Regulation, IFAC | September 11, 2015
Moving Forward, TogetherIn this video Viewpoint, Olivia Kirtley, President of the International Federation of Accountants, makes the business case for diversity and inclusion, and its importance for the accountancy profession. She notes
by Olivia Kirtley, Past President, IFAC | August 11, 2015
Accountants as Navigators—Guiding Your Organization from Where It Is to Where It Wants to BeCharles Tilley, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, discusses the value of professional accountants in business and the critical role they play in making sure their organization has the right focus for the...
by Charles Tilley, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants | August 10, 2015
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