UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has published a review and perspective on the current evolution of corporate sustainability reporting in the EU, and how it can best serve investors.
The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) has published a Call for Tenders seeking specialists to develop an XBRL taxonomy for the first set of European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRSs), being introduced under the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD).
Earlier this month, the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) ran two live webinars on the IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Taxonomy and its current request for feedback.
“The world is grappling with dramatic shifts in climate change, environmental, social, and geopolitical events. In a world of rapid digital transformation, how do companies, investors, regulators, standard setters, and ordinary citizens respond to these shifts?” asks Christine Tan in a recent guest post at ESG Today.
African ministers – alongside senior officials responsible for finance, environment and sustainable development, and other representatives of international bodies and development institutions – have expressed their support for the work of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB).
The Sustainability Reporting Standards Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has issued an exposure draft of its Standard on Sustainability Assurance Engagements (SSAE) 3000 for public comment.
Emmanuel Faber, the Chair of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), has spoken to the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, describing his hopes for collaboration between the ISSB and its European counterparts.
The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) continues seeking feedback on the IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Taxonomy, with comments due by 30 September 2022, and we urge the XBRL community to engage on the taxonomy’s future development.
Review processes are underway in earnest, with this year’s three major public consultations on sustainability reporting now closed.