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  • Comment: For all the drum rolls and trumpets, one can't help to hear the pipe

    30 May 2024

    It's the nature of all press conferences: you shed the light on what you want people to see and focus on, and you make sure that light doesn't move no matter what.

  • Direction of travel on sustainability reporting clear, though puzzle still being pieced together

    22 May 2024

    Kristina Wyatt, ex-SEC lawyer and chief sustainability officer at Persefoni, discusses sustainability reporting from California to the US SEC, and from the ISSB to EFRAG

  • US SEC staff break down climate disclosure rule

    10 April 2024

    Chief accountant and corporate finance director outline the individual requirements introduced by the newly adopted regulation

  • IESBA slicing the elephant to move one piece at a time

    03 April 2024

    Gabriela Figueiredo Dias, Chair of the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA), discusses the standard setter's work on ethics standards for sustainability reporting and assurance, and its strategic vision to become a profession agnostic ethics standard setter.

  • Interview with IPSASB chair

    28 March 2024

    Ian Carruthers, chair of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board, discusses the standards setter's efforts with sustainability disclosures

  • Comment: A Pythonesque take on IASB/ISSB joint meeting

    23 February 2024

    Featuring the the knights of the square standard setting table

  • Float like a butterfly sting like the BEES: can the ISSB learn from the Rumble in the Jungle?

    06 February 2024

    As EFRAG seeks alignment with the TNFD framework, is the ISSB down for the count in the global sustainability reporting arena?

  • 2023 - A year of promise, will 2024 be the year of fulfilment?

    29 December 2023

    Standards are out but question marks remain over jurisdictional adoption and companies' preparedness for reporting

  • Inside GRI's new energy and climate standards

    11 December 2023

    Harold Pauwels, GRI director of standards, outlines the new disclosures that have been brought in and explains the reasons for the updates

  • Comment: Better to reign in Hell than to serve in Heaven?

    30 November 2023

    The material impact of caffein depravation