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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
‘Socially Responsible’ Investing has Beaten the S&P 500 for Decades
May 21, 2015 - MarketWatch
ICAI Issues Norms for CSR Accounting by Companies
May 21, 2015 - Times of India
Unilever Boss Urges World Leaders to Reduce Carbon Output
May 18, 2015 - BBC
Sustainability Reporting As a Tool for Better Risk Management
May 8, 2015 - MIT Sloan Management Review
CPA Canada Initiative Helps Businesses Adapt to Climate Change
May 7, 2015 - CPA Canada
Corporate Reporting Giants Publish Reporting Framework Navigation Tool
May 6, 2015 - Environmental Leader
Materiality Matters: Why Don't Companies Have to Disclose Sustainability Risk?
April 28, 2015 - Green Biz
CDSB Publishes Comparison of International Non-Financial Reporting Approaches
April 27, 2015 - The Sustainability Code
In Need of a Green Revolution
April 23, 2015 - The Economist
- Project and Investment Appraisal for Sustainable Value Creation
August 14, 2013 - IFAC
- GRI Reporting Framework (G4)
January 1, 2013 - Global Reporting Initiative