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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
Sustainability Gains Traction
June 27, 2016 - Straits Times
The Drive for Disclosure: What Matters and What Doesn’t
June 24, 2016 - Environmental Leader
One Step at a Time
June 22, 2016 - Accounting and Business
Mars' 100% Renewables Pledge: A Cause for Celebrations?
June 20, 2016 - The Guardian
The Next Frontier in Sustainability
June 14, 2016 - Strategic Finance Magazine
'Breakthrough' Global Accounting Tool for Waste Could Save Billions
June 13, 2016 - FoodNavigator.com
Reflections on the Paris Agreement at a Critical Juncture for the CIF
June 13, 2016 - World Bank
GRI Standards: Reactions on the Ground at the 5th GRI Global Conference
June 10, 2016 - Global Reporting Initiative
Companies Are Working with Consumers to Reduce Waste
June 9, 2016 - Harvard Business Review
UK Slow to Tackle Global Goals at Home, MPs Warn
June 7, 2016 - The Guardian
- 2015 Handbook of International Quality Control, Auditing, Review, Other Assurance, and Related Services Pronouncements
December 4, 2015 - 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