Diversity & Inclusion

Research shows that greater diversity in the workforce results in greater profitability and value creation. Diverse and inclusive companies drive innovative results, yet still there is widespread discrimination at many levels throughout industry.

In this section CAW and our Member Institutes share a range of articles exploring the issues around diversity and the solutions that are being implemented.

Insights on Diversity & Inclusion

Insights on Diversity & Inclusion

Gender pay gap

Gender Pay Gap and the accountancy profession: time for a rethink?

Figures from the latest gender pay gap report show a narrowing in some sectors, but little overall change from previous years. How has the accountancy profession fared when it comes to closing the gap?

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How can you encourage neurodiversity in your organisation?

Neurodiverse teams bring together people with different ways of thinking. Chartered accountants can help to monitor and report on the success of recruitment and retention policies. Empathy and strategic thinking, the ability to multitask, creativity and analytic prowess – on paper at least, these traits would suggest that a candidate […]

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Businesses must be bold and transparent in their commitment to diversity and inclusion

D&I is now a reporting issue and chartered accountants have a key role to play in ensuring that the expectations of stakeholders both inside and outside their organisations are met. Increased profitability, more robust governance, better problem-solving abilities and, according to this study from Boston Consulting Group, greater innovation – […]

Online Events & Webinars

Online Events & Webinars

One clear way that Chartered Accountant Member Institutes are rising to this challenge is in the creation and hosting of online events and activities.

We are working with the Institutes to present the events that have a global perspective and are available to Chartered Accountants everywhere.

Webinars on demand

Wind turbines

Accounting for net zero

It is critical for nations to invest in innovation and to design sustainable ecosystems for everyone to succeed in. This generation of young leaders must be part of the change. Join as we hear from leaders who will provide a local and global perspective on the shared challenges facing us all.

Sustainability and Innovation

Building Resilience: Sustainability & Innovation

It is critical for nations to invest in innovation and to design sustainable ecosystems for everyone to succeed in. This generation of young leaders must be part of the change. Join as we hear from leaders who will provide a local and global perspective on the shared challenges facing us all.

Building Resilience: Climate Change: Global leadership, local action

Building Resilience: Climate Change: Global leadership, local action

The challenges presented by the climate crisis are often acutely local in focus, but the leadership required to tackle them is global. How can young leaders in business and finance help connect the two?

Be Social

Find out what part Chartered Accountants play in shaping a sustainable future at our 2 November event, featuring CEO @MichaelIzza, and in partnership with @EdelmanUK & @CharteredWW > https://t.co/2ey6aFU0Mt

#BuildingTrust #EdelmanGlobalLaunch

There's an elephant in the room that is the global #climatecrisis ... Ahead of @CharteredWW intergenerational event, what action do you think needs to be agreed at @COP26? For every survey completed, CAW will donate £1 to WWF's Climate Crisis Fund
https://t.co/qnRRciy0fh

Have your say 🗣️

Through the #FinBiz2030 Climate Change Survey, @CharteredWW is seeking your thoughts and concerns on the global #ClimateCrisis and what action you want to see agreed at next month's #COP26 📝

➡️ Click here to complete the survey: ...https://t.co/ALwuFXwIER

Can you trust your organisation to shape a #sustainable future?

Find out why #CharteredAccountants are integral to guarantee this change & tune into our event hosted in partnership with @EdelmanPR- http://ow.ly/im5q50Gq3ll

#BuildingTrust #EdelmanGlobalLaunch

Have you spoken your mind yet?

Tell us what is important to you this @COP26 Complete the survey & make your voice heard- http://ow.ly/gWUh50Gq3vo
#COP26 #ClimateAction #SustainableFuture

Did you miss us?

If you didn't catch CAW's workshop at @BusinessGreen's #NetZeroFestival don't worry, watch it here for FREE- http://ow.ly/Ooss50GqEeJ

How are CAW members raising awareness of #climatechange?

Article 3 in the Accounting for Climate Change reading series is here. Find out how the CA Institutes are raising awareness and educating their members- http://ow.ly/EGP150Gq6o2
#Finance #Accountants #Climate

Let’s talk about the elephant in the room that is the global Climate Crisis...

@COP26 is just around the corner, complete our survey and get your voice heard- http://ow.ly/wbHy50GmTKx

❗£1 donated to @WWF for every survey completed
#COP26 #ClimateCrisis #connect2earth

Who should lead in rebuilding trust in the finance industry? The profession? Employers? Business leaders?

We have partnered with Edelman & our Member Institutes to bring you the global launch of our Trust Research. Sign up here- http://ow.ly/jeGI50Gq38l
#BuildingTrust ...#EdelmanGlobalLaunch

Who should lead in rebuilding trust in the finance industry? The profession? Employers? Business leaders?

We have partnered with @EdelmanPR to bring you the global launch of our Trust Research. Sign up here- http://ow.ly/w03T50Gq2yE
#BuildingTrust #EdelmanGlobalLaunch