Auditors on a sustainability 'journey'
Audit firms are upskilling their staff on sustainability topics in preparation for the CSRD but learning these skills takes time
EU corporates wary of sustainability assurance requirements
Corporates see the importance of limited assurance but hold concerns over the associated costs, burdens and uncertainty
EU considers ISSA 5000's suitability for its sustainability assurance regime
Commission to judge the standard's suitability for Europe ahead of introducing limited assurance standards in 2026
KPMG: Only 25% companies prepared for ESG data assurance
AUASB consultation on ISSA 5000
CAI webinar on ISSA 5000
IFAC: Sustainability reporting lacks assurance in Global South
IFAC sustainability summit for Asia-Pacific
Is what's material for preparers material for auditors?
IAASB set to release additional guidance as confusion persists over practitioner/preparer materiality assessments in sustainability assurance standard