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The importance of sustainability and corporate responsibility continue to gain recognition; indeed, organizations that embrace sustainability can enhance their reputation with stakeholders and their value. The intersection of business and sustainability has three key dimensions: economic viability, social well-being, and environmental responsibility. Accountants work in this area to help embed sustainability factors into an organization’s strategy and decision-making processes to achieve sustainable value creation. Read More
In Need of a Green Revolution
April 23, 2015 - The Economist
Can Manufacturing Lead the Way to a Sustainable Future?
April 22, 2015 - Green Biz
Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for CFOs
April 20, 2015 - CGMA Magazine
A Good Corporate Accounting of Social Costs Is Needed
April 16, 2015 - NY Times
‘Sustainability’ Gone Mad on College Campuses
April 15, 2015 - Washington Post
Global Economic Development: Unsustainable Goals
April 15, 2015 - The Economist
How to Introduce Sustainability into Business Decisions
April 10, 2015 - Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
Five Reasons to Act Now to End Pollution
April 7, 2015 - World Bank
Sustainability Disclosures–In Some Places, It's the Law
April 2, 2015 - Venable Environmental Alert
CDSB and WBCSD to Develop Mapping Tool for Sustainability Reporting
April 2, 2015 - Deloitte
- Project and Investment Appraisal for Sustainable Value Creation
August 14, 2013 - IFAC
- GRI Reporting Framework (G4)
January 1, 2013 - Global Reporting Initiative