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The importance of sustainability and corporate responsibility continue to gain recognition; indeed, organizations that embrace sustainability can enhance their reputation with stakeholders and their value. The intersection of business and sustainability has three key dimensions: economic viability, social well-being, and environmental responsibility. Accountants work in this area to help embed sustainability factors into an organization’s strategy and decision-making processes to achieve sustainable value creation. Read More
How Exxon Mobil And Koch Brothers Created A Culture Of Climate Doubt
November 24, 2015 - The Huffington Post
We Must Act Now to Achieve a Low Carbon Future
November 24, 2015 - Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Climate Change: Are You Climate Ready?
November 24, 2015 - PwC
Historic Opportunity to End Poverty Will Be Lost If We Don’t Tackle Climate Change
November 23, 2015 - The Guardian
How Fast Can We Transition to a Low-Carbon Energy System?
November 23, 2015 - The Conversation
To Get a Climate Agreement, First Set out Principles for Fair Cost-Sharing
November 20, 2015 - The Economist
UN Forum Series–Linking the UN Guiding Principles to Global Reporting Practice: Proof of Increasing Human Rights Reporting
November 19, 2015 - The London School of Economics and Political Science
Paper or Plastic? How Disposable Bag Bans, Fees and Taxes Affect Consumer Behavior
November 17, 2015 - The Conversation
G20: A Step Towards Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Development for All
November 16, 2015 - IIRC
New UN Enviornmental Programme Reports Aims for Integrated Reporting Are in Line with Other Global Movements
November 15, 2015 - Accounting Education
- 2014 Handbook of International Quality Control, Auditing, Review, Other Assurance, and Related Services Pronouncements
October 8, 2014 - International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board
- Project and Investment Appraisal for Sustainable Value Creation
August 14, 2013 - IFAC
- Principles for Effective Business Reporting Processes
January 17, 2013 - IFAC
- GRI Reporting Framework (G4)
January 1, 2013 - Global Reporting Initiative