Governance

The recent financial and economic crises exposed many corporate governance weaknesses—but, at the same time, they created momentum for change. Effective governance encourages better organizational decision-making, accountability, and robust scrutiny of organizational performance. Accountants are in an excellent position to ensure that governance is integrated into the very DNA of their organizations, which has been identified as critical to its effectiveness. Read More

 

Webinar Wrap-Up: Good Governance from a Multi-Stakeholder Perspective

by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | September 23, 2014 |

Staff from IFAC, the Global Reporting Initiative, The Mosaic Company, and Bloomberg recently explored the link between good corporate governance and sustainability performance management in a webinar. Read More

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Good Governance and the Fight against Corruption
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | September 18, 2014 |

Despite progress, World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim recently wrote about the challenges that remain in fighting corruption and promoting good governance. Read More

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How Good Governance Can Resolve Bad Behavior
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | September 15, 2014 | 1

Everyone in the organization, and management in particular, needs to identify and address bad behavior in a timely manner. Good governance arrangements can help. Read More

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IFAC-CIPFA Framework Receives Backing, Support from INTOSAI
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | August 26, 2014 |

The IFAC-CIPFA International Framework: Good Governance in the Public Sector has been welcomed by the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions. Read More

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OECD Guidelines: Which Should Come First?
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | August 14, 2014 |

The OECD is in overdrive on revisions to its Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises—have your say before it is too late. Read More

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