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Chartered Accountants Worldwide sent 11 delegates from our member institutes across the globe to attend One Young World in The Hague.

The annual summit gathers global leaders to discuss some of the most pressing issues of today – and tomorrow. This year’s event covered a wide range of topics ranging from poverty, refugees, inclusion and education to sustainability, diversity, sexual violence, and business as a force for action and good in the world.

Our own chartered stars documented their visit. Here’s a highlights video of their experiences.

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MEET THE DELEGATES 

Michael J Walls

Chartered Accountants Ireland

Beatrice Aurelia

CA ANZ, Australia

Christopher Aldridge

CA ANZ , New Zealand

Zain Ul Abidin

ICAP, Pakistan

Maria Ejaz

ICAP, Pakistan

Hassan Rafique

ICAP, Pakistan

Ali Qasim

ICAEW, England

Xuejing Vikishao

ICAEW, England

Jaime Ting Chek Min

ISCA, Singapore

James Wilkinson

SAICA, South Africa

Osman Banda

ZICA, Zambia

Tariq Zafar

ICAP, Pakistan

ONE YOUNG WORLD BOGOTA HIGHLIGHTS 2017

Follow the Chartered Accountants Worldwide delegates on their journey at One Young World 2017 in Bogota

Chartered Accountants Worldwide at One Young World 2017

ONE YOUNG WORLD OTTAWA HIGHLIGHTS 2016

Follow the Chartered Accountants Worldwide delegates on their journey at One Young World 2017 in Ottawa

Chartered Accountants Worldwide at One Young World 2016

ONE YOUNG WORLD NEWS

Chartered Accountants urge finance sector to embrace metrics to meet UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Attitudes, aims and education are among the challenges facing the finance and business community in working towards achieving the 2030 UN sustainable development goals (SDGs). Those were the conclusions from Chartered Accountants Worldwide delegates after the Finance & Business2030 conference in London.

Uniting the finance and business community to achieve the SDGs by 2030

Tuesday night (2 April) saw the launch of Finance & Business2030, a key sustainability programme bringing leaders in the city together to help implement the UN Sustainable Development goals. Finance professionals from various sectors came together to develop a plan of action for the community focused on how best to achieve the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) by 2030.

Finance & Business2030 – Leading the finance community towards the UN SDGs

A new initiative to help the finance and business community towards achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Finance & Business2030, a collaboration between One Young World, Chartered Accountants Worldwide and the City of London Corporation, will be unveiled at an event held on Tuesday 2 April at Mansion House in London.

ONE YOUNG WORLD 2017 FLICKR GALLERY

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ONE YOUNG WORLD 2016 FLICKR GALLERY

One Young World 2016 - CAW