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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
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Jean Rogers, CEO and founder of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, speaks with WSJ’s Jefferey Ball at the ECO:nomics conference in Santa Barbara, California.
Presentation by Richard Spencer (ICAEW) at the natural capital summit Valuing our Life Support Systems 2014, November 6-7at the British Library in London.
The IIRC chief executive Paul Druckman talks to Public Finance International about the launch of the Public Sector Pioneer Network, which is intended to spread the adoption of integrated reporting.
As part of the Natural Capital Coalition's Natural Capital Protocol project, a stock take of existing natural capital relevant initiatives such as valuation methods and tools, applications, reporting and disclosure has been conducted.
In this video ICAEW CEO, Michael Izza explains the importance of embedding sustainability within your business.
GFTG TV is an interactive, high-definition online television channel. Its programming, a combination of free and pay-per- view shows, is focused on helping small business go green, by greening their productivity.
For businesses to be viable in the long-term, they must maintain the resources they depend on, and yet we are depleting our natural and social capital at alarming rates. This ICAEW webcast addresses the issues facing accountants and their role in business sustainability drawing on ICAEW's thought leadership report Sustainability: role of the accountant.
- Practical Ways to Integrate Sustainability into Business Decision Making – CFO Guides
May 1, 2015 - Accounting for Sustainability
- Materiality Matters: Why Don't Companies Have to Disclose Sustainability Risk?
April 28, 2015 - Green Biz
- Can Manufacturing Lead the Way to a Sustainable Future?
April 22, 2015 - Green Biz
- A Good Corporate Accounting of Social Costs Is Needed
April 16, 2015 - NY Times
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