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WPK Magazine November 17, 2022

Asmâa Resmouki on the New IFAC President Elected

The Moroccan Asmâa Resmouki, former Vice President of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), was elected as the new President at the IFAC General Assembly on 15 November 2022 in Mumbai.

She succeeds Britain's Alan Johnson, who has retired as scheduled. Asmâa Resmouki has over...

Accounting Today November 17, 2022

ACCA and IFAC Team Up to Professionalize Public Sector Finance

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the International Federation of Accountants released a joint report Thursday on fostering the...

The Trusted Professional November 10, 2022

IFAC Report: Climate Disclosures Hampered by Inconsistencies

A lack of consistency and comparability in corporate sustainability disclosure may pose challenges for investors, regulators, and other stakeholders who require decision-useful information, according to a new report from the International Federations of Accountants (IFAC).

Financial Management November 10, 2022

IFAC Releases Review of Corporate Disclosures on Emissions

The International Federation of Accountants released “Getting to Net Zero,” a global review of corporate disclosures on emissions targets, analysing the disclosure trends and transition plans of the 40 largest exchange-listed companies in 15 jurisdictions, at the beginning of COP27. November 10, 2022

How CFOs Can Be Sustainability Leaders

Businesses should be careful not to let the legal and regulatory requirements being introduced in the sustainability disclosure arena to overshadow the need to embed sustainability into core business operations.

To adequately incorporate sustainability factors into core...

Corporate Disclosures November 10, 2022

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Building International Sustainability Assurance Standards

Building International Sustainability Assurance Standards

Accounting Today November 9, 2022

Corporate Climate Reporting Efforts Fall Short

Corporate emissions reduction reporting is full of inconsistencies, and the lack of comparability of target disclosures continues to create challenges for investors, regulators and other stakeholders who need actionable information, according to a new report.

VeeGee November 8, 2022

L'IFAC Appelle les Dirigeants du G20 à Coopérer

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has issued a call to action to G20 leaders to establish sustainability reporting standards, better public financial management and a stronger fight against corruption.

PQ Magazine November 3, 2022

Building Capacity in West Africa

IFAC has launched pilot accountancy capacity building programs in both Ghana and Burkina Faso.

The International Federation of Accountants has joined forces with Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, to help strengthen the accountancy...

Bloomberg Tax October 24, 2022

Update to Global Audit Standards Aims for More Skepticism

The body that sets global auditing standards launched a consultation Monday on updating the rules for gathering audit evidence, with a demand for auditors to exercise more professional skepticism.



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