News in sustainability
SDG 13 Climate action
Discover the role of the CA and the UN SDGs, Meg Burns CA, focuses on SDG 13, Climate Action, and its relevance to the accounting profession.
Environmental Emergency Response
David Wood outlines the recent report on the state of global nature and highlights a forthcoming event to discuss how organisations should respond.
Waste to Wealth: it's time to stop throwing our future away
David Wood looks at the Business in the Community’s ‘Waste to Wealth’ initiative and highlights a follow up event in Scotland on 15 May.
SDG 8 and the CA
"The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (“SDG’s”) aim to create a better, more sustainable world for future generations. Set in 2015 by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, they represent an urgent call for action, and have been adopted by all United Nations Member States."
Aligning business to the SDGs
"An approach that supports businesses looking to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals as part of their value creation process is being championed by the International Integrated Reporting Council and ICAS, in partnership with the Green Economy Coalition."
Tool to support the SDGs
Helping businesses measure and communicate their contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Eight sustainable accounting tips
Anne Adrainsummarises the latest guidance from IFAC on how accountants can contribute to business sustainability.