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Accounting and Business Magazine - ACCA Global December 31, 2021

Pushing for smarter auditing

The IAASB’s work continues apace despite the pandemic, with chair Tom Seidenstein now focused firmly on the future.

Accounting Today September 8, 2021

IFAC: Accountants should act now on climate reporting

The International Federation of Accountants is calling on accountants around the world to take a more active role in climate-related reporting. In “...

Accounting Today August 23, 2021

Top lessons for small practices podcast

Small and midsized accountants were crucial to their clients around the world over the past year, say IFAC experts Chris Arnold and...

ICMA Pakistan Management Accountant Journal July 19, 2021

Exclusive Interview with Helen Partridge, Director, Accountancy Education

Accounting Professionals Development & Training

In this exclusive interview for ICMA Pakistan Management Accountant Journal, IFAC's Director of Accountancy Education, Helen Partridge, explains IFAC's approach to assisting the global accounting profession through education.

CIPFA Speaks! July 2, 2021

Accountability Index and levelling up

In this week's episode, we're joined by Ian Carruthers to discuss the latest CIPFA/IFAC Accountability Index, as well as Jeffrey Matsu (CIPFA, Chief Economist) and Ben Franklin (Centre for Progressive Policy, Head of Research...

CPA Practice Advisor June 29, 2021

Study Shows Lack of Standardization in Sustainability Reporting and Assurance

Global practices for sustainability reporting and assurance over that information—including the prevalence of assurance, level of assurance, and standard and practitioner used—varies widely by jurisdiction, ...

Biznes June 29, 2021

Lack of standardisation in the verification of sustainability information

Brak Standaryzacji w Weryfikacji Informacji Dotyczących Zrównoważonego Rozwoju

Global practices for sustainability reporting and disclosure certification – including the prevalence and level of attestation and the standards and type of verifier – vary significantly from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, argues a new report by the International Federation of Accountants (...

Le Monde du Chiffre June 28, 2021

Sustainable Insurance: New Study Highlights Lack of Standardization

Assurance Durable : Une Nouvelle Étude met en Évidence le Manque de Normalization

A global comparative study by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) highlighted significant differences between countries in sustainability assurance.

allAfrica June 24, 2021

Africa: Gavi and the Global Fund Sign Groundbreaking Agreement With International Federation of Accountants to Support in-Country Financial Management

Global health leaders Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria have joined forces with the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) to contribute to, and support, the implementation of robust accounting practices in the public health...

Accounting Today June 24, 2021

Accountants support global vaccine effort

IFAC will work with Gavi and the Global Fund to contribute to, and support, the implementation of robust accounting practices in public health and to improve the overall financial management of donor funds by countries receiving those funds. Under the memorandum of understanding that the...



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