As global, EU and US consultations on sustainability reporting drew to a close over recent weeks (as discussed here), we have seen a concerted push for collaboration and convergence from a huge range of organisations.
Completing a staggered appointment process, the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) is now at its full complement of 14.
The recent IFRS Foundation Conference 2022 addressed key current and emerging themes in the reporting arena.
We were interested to read some recent perspectives from Ashley Alder, Chair of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).
The IFRS Foundation Trustees have announced the appointment of four inaugural members of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), joining the Chair and Vice Chair.
Klaas Knot, Chair of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and President of De Nederlandsche Bank, recently spoke on the role of the financial system in “a smooth and graceful transition” to net zero.
The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation continues the process of consolidating the Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) into the organisation.
The IFRS Foundation staff has this week issued a request for feedback to help shape the development of the IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Taxonomy – the XBRL taxonomy that will permit digital sustainability reporting under the standards being developed by the ISSB.
The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) has also this week outlined the steps needed on the path to establishing a comprehensive global baseline for sustainability disclosures.
“While there has recently been significant progress towards the development of a global baseline for sustainability reporting in the private sector, public sector sustainability reporting has yet to move forward in the same way,” says the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB).