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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
Nonprofit Board Members Faulted for Lapses
July 20, 2015 - Accounting Today
July 9, 2015 - The Economist
Sri Lanka: Some Aspects of Corporate Governance
July 6, 2015 - The Island
CAQ "Profession in Focus," Episode 2
July 1, 2015 - Center for Audit Quality
A Flexible Corporate Governance Framework Can Boost Efficiency and Performance for Small Businesses
June 29, 2015 - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Tools for Audit Committee Members
June 23, 2015 - PubCo @ Cooley
Collaboration? It's Simple Really
June 22, 2015 - Public Finance
Nearly Half of Businesses in Region Lack Anti-Bribery Policy
June 16, 2015 - Gulf News
Ability to Adapt
June 3, 2015 - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Illicit Financial Flows Costing Africa Billions
May 25, 2015 - Mail and Guardian
- International Framework: Good Governance in the Public Sector, Executive Summary
July 2, 2014 - IFAC, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
- Evaluating and Improving Governance in Organizations
January 31, 2009 - IFAC
- Defining and Developing an Effective Code of Conduct for Organizations
May 31, 2007 - IFAC
- Principles of Corporate Governance
January 27, 2004 - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development