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IAESB Extends Deadline for Exposure Draft
The deadline to comment on the International Accounting Education Standards Board™ (IAESB™) proposed revision of International Education Standard (IES) 7, Continuing Professional Development, has been extended to September 19, 2017.
“Input is instrumental in improving the quality of setting accounting education standards and we welcome stakeholders’ views on the proposed revision of IES 7” said IAESB Chair Chris Austin. “This proposed standard embraces innovation and changes in learning by enhancing existing requirements and focusing recommended measurement approaches on learning while emphasising the range of available approaches.”
How to Comment
The IAESB invites all stakeholders to comment on its proposals via its website. Comments on the Exposure Draft are requested by September 19, 2017.
About the IAESB
The IAESB develops education standards, guidance, and information papers for use by IFAC member organizations under a shared standard-setting process involving the Public Interest Oversight Board, which oversees the activities of the IAESB, and the IAESB Consultative Advisory Group, which provides public interest input into the development of the standards and guidance. The structures and processes that support the operations of the IAESB are facilitated by IFAC.
IFAC is the global organization for the accountancy profession dedicated to serving the public interest by strengthening the profession and contributing to the development of strong international economies. IFAC is comprised of more than 175 members and associates in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions, representing almost 3 million accountants in public practice, education, government service, industry, and commerce.