Sustainability & SDGs

April 15, 2021
The Business Case for doing good - part of the 'Building Resilience' series of webinars from FinBiz2030

#FinBiz 2030 ‘Building Resilience’ online series: The Business Case for Doing Good

Over 1,500 people from 96 countries joined first #FinBiz 2030 online series of 2021 to learn more about the business case for the sustainable development agenda. The webinar was an opportunity to hear from leaders who have innovated responsible business solutions, and contributed to a changing culture around positive impact.
March 31, 2021

Sustainable Finance MasterClass Series 1 | Our Planet: Too Big To Fail

February 24, 2021
Finance for the Future Awards 2021

Finance for the Future Awards 2021

We are looking for examples of good practice that could be transformational in building a sustainable organisation, while highlighting the role the finance function plays in innovation and integrated thinking.
February 4, 2021
Sustainable Policy

Fee-earning opportunities from sustainability: Is your firm leaving cash on the table?

By: ICAS Sustainability Panel member Fiona Donnelly, CA Read about how the ever-evolving topic of sustainability creates ways to grow your business and further serve your clients. Sustainability comprises the many elements of environmental, social and governance (ESG) topics, that are evolving over time; vary across company, industry and country; […]
February 4, 2021
Does your board know how to make its net zero contribution?

Does your board know how to make its net zero contribution?

28 January 2021: Delivering the UK's net zero ambition should be a priority for every board member – executive and non-executive director alike. Chapter Zero and ICAEW have come together to explain what net zero really means for businesses and their boards.
February 4, 2021
carbon-neutral economy

The Significance Of The Paris Agreement

South Africa’s commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change will require collaboration between government and business to achieve its stated carbon reduction goals
February 4, 2021
sustainability

The Next Big Thing in Financial Reporting

The world is already in a transition to a low carbon economy, driven by climate change and technical development. This presents a set of climate-related risks which business should address through the recommendations of the task force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) Global climate policy is moving slowly but relentlessly, […]
January 12, 2021
Carbon Neutral

ICAEW shares lessons learned on the path to going carbon neutral

Chartered Accountants Worldwide member ICAEW has already passed several milestones on its journey to becoming the first professional body in the UK to work towards being carbon neutral. But it’s not stopping there. In this article, COO Vernon Soare and project leader Caroline Kearns talk about ICAEW’s achievements to date, share lessons learned, and outline plans for the future.
January 8, 2021

Disclosures and Risk Management

Trends, Gaps and Best Practices The latest Singapore Governance and Transparency Index (SGTI) study, released in August 2020, showed that although Singapore-listed entities had improved overall, there are still many gaps that require urgent improvement, especially in the area of risk management disclosures.
December 13, 2020

SIACA Sustainable Development Goals 2020 Report

SA’s Chartered Accountancy Profession working towards the SDGs The 2020 SA’s Chartered Accountancy Profession and the UN SDGs Report illustrates not just the unique challenges posed by the SDGs on both a global and local front, but also celebrates the unique contributions of individuals and companies as they pertain to the Global Goals.