In a recent podcast, Sue Lloyd, Vice Chair of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), and Linda Maisenbacher, Vice Chair of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), give their insights into the outcomes of a Joint Board meeting held in London.
Following a consultation last year, the Australian Government Treasury has introduced draft legislation mandating comprehensive climate-related reporting and assurance for large and medium-sized companies. The legislation is aligned with the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) standards.
As the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) gears up for the imminent implementation of ISSB Standards—IFRS S1 and IFRS S2— in January 2024, it has introduced a host of updated resources to assist companies in seamlessly applying the standards.
This week has seen a huge amount of activity in the sustainability sphere at COP28, including from the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB). In a Declaration of Support, nearly 400 organisations from 64 jurisdictions affirmed their commitment to advancing the adoption or use of the ISSB’s Climate Standard as the climate global baseline.
The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) recently convened at its newly established office in Beijing, China. The week included a number of updates, culminating in the Beijing International Sustainability Conference on 17 November.
National standard-setters from the UK, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, and New Zealand have joined forces to convey their shared concerns regarding the International Sustainability Standards Board’s (ISSB) recent Agenda Consultation.
The Brazilian Ministry of Finance and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Brazil (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários, CVM) have unveiled plans to integrate the International Sustainability Standards Board’s (ISSB) IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Standards into Brazil’s regulatory framework.
Jean-Paul Servais, Chair of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), recently addressed the EUROFI 2023 Financial Forum, highlighting IOSCO’s plans to support the transition towards sustainability-related digital data reporting via a capacity building program.
EFRAG (European Financial Reporting Advisory Group) has released its final comment letters addressing two significant ISSB (International Sustainability Standards Board) consultations: Agenda Priorities and the Internationalisation of SASB (Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) Standards.
Sue Lloyd, Vice-Chair of the ISSB, recently gave an overview of developments in sustainability reporting. Looking to the future, she acknowledged the importance of digital reporting in interoperability.