• Australia facing pushback over climate disclosures timeline

    3 August 2023

    Business groups and investors split over the Treasury's proposed strategy for phasing in reporting requirements

  • IAASB publishes sustainability assurance standard

    2 August 2023

    Consultation open until December

  • ESRS - the more things change, the more they stay the same

    13 July 2023

    NGOs push back on Commission for lowering ambitions while chambers of commerce insist the standards remain too burdensome and investors feel they are left in limbo

  • EU Commissioner McGuinness explains commission's 'carpentry' work on ESRS

    7 July 2023

    Due to the number of steps stakeholders need to take to achieve the end goal of sustainability reporting a staircase needs to be built between current practices and the ultimate objective otherwise failure awaits,..

  • Australia delays tax transparency law

    23 June 2023

    NGOs and trade unions left disappointed as government delays public country-by-country reporting requirements for a year after corporate lobbying campaign