CPA Sustainability Hub
Using your skills to become sustainable
The development of a clear and concise programme of sustainable practice is no longer seen as an optional extra but rather as a fundamental necessity.
The measurement of Carbon footprint is a critical starting point in all sustainable strategies.
An attempt to convince others you are doing more for the environment than you are actually doing.
It is important to embed sustainability into all decision making within an organisation.
To be aware of important sustainability directives that are due to be implemented.
Stay ahead of the curve and demonstrate your commitment to sustainability.
Here about one initiative that CPA Ireland has undertaken to reduce its carbon footprint by 40%.
See below for upcoming events in Sustainability and the latest news.
The CSRD sets out EU harmonied rules for annual reporting of sustainability matters by large companies, large public interest entities (PIEs) and listed SMEs.
Supporting International Standards:
What Accountants Need to Know About Carbon Offsetting
European Commission, EFRAG and ISSB confirm high degree of climate-disclosure alignment
The Commission adopted on 31st July 2023 the European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS) for use by all companies subject to the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD).
A Roadmap for Accounting and Finance Professionals & Building Blocks for Accountants
The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) confirmed its intention to advance the consultation on its proposed new standard for sustainability assurance.
EFAA article on the role of small and medium sized practices in the sustainable transition of SMEs
IAASA Audit Committee Briefing 17th October 2023
Accounting and sustainability disclosures
Proposed International Standard on Sustainability Assurance
"Comparison is the thief of joy" Theodore Roosevelt.
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The guide offers suggestions on how Small- and Medium-sized Accountancy Practices can best respond to the rapid emergence of sustainability reporting.
IFRS S1 and IFRS S2
Sustainability Information for Small Businesses: The Opportunity for Practitioners
Developing Green Skills for Finance Professionals
FAQs: all you need to know about the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive
Keep up to date on the Sustainability Reporting Directives as they are released.
Join us for our webinar series on all aspects of sustainability
Discover more resources to help you on your sustainability journey.
Explore our bank of articles relating to various sustainability topics.
Delivering sustainability starts with an integrated mindset. At its core, an integrated mindset is about improving the quality of sustainability information and processes and connecting these to financial reporting and the value of the business.