December 9, 2021
Intergenerational Survey

Action by SMEs is key to a more sustainable world

After the recent COP26 climate conference in Glasgow, sustainability is an even more urgent focus for governments and businesses. Accountants in practice and finance teams in SMEs can play a leading role in the transformation the world needs.
December 3, 2021
Recover, Refocus, Rebuild

Key Insights from the Recover Refocus Rebuild Webinar

For almost two years the pandemic has challenged and changed the way we operate in business, travel and how we live our daily lives. But 2021 has been the year in which protection and resilience have made way for recovery.
November 23, 2021
Accounting for climate change

Accounting for Climate Change: Why Chartered Accountants can be an influential voice on tackling the climate crisis

In this final in our series of articles, we look at how Chartered Accountants can take a leading role as the world works towards achieving sustainability goals.
November 18, 2021
Ten takeaways from COP26

Ten takeaways from COP26

Now that the global climate change conference is over, and world leaders and other A-listers have left Glasgow, just how good a COP was it? Here is ICAS’ summary of the top ten takeaways from the climate conference, and our reflections on whether we will look back on COP26 as the defining moment when committed action on climate change became a reality.
November 16, 2021
Building Trust

From Chartered Accountants to change agents

Chartered Accountants now have a mandate to become agents of change in their organisations and in society at large: that was one of the clear conclusions from the ‘Rebuilding Trust’ webinar hosted by Chartered Accountants Worldwide, held to mark the launch of research into financial decision makers’ opinions of the profession.
November 9, 2021
ICAEW’s journey to carbon neutrality - start yours now

ICAEW’s journey to carbon neutrality – start yours now

In quarter three of 2020, ICAEW became the first professional body to achieve carbon neutral status. Our journey started in 2015; we measured, set targets and took small achievable steps to ensure we reduced our impact on climate change.
November 3, 2021
Climate Essentials for Accountants

Climate Essentials for Accountants – Free online course

When it comes to climate change accountants will be key financial decision-makers. However, the vocabulary of climate action may be new to them. This course aims to demystify it and introduce accountants to jargon that they will hear with increasing frequency over the coming months and years.
November 2, 2021
Rebuilding Trust Edelman Trust Event

Call for Chartered Accountants to build on position of trust and lead on future challenges

The Chartered Accountancy profession must use its position of trust to act on tackling the challenges of the recovery after Covid-19 and on building towards a sustainable future.
October 27, 2021
Why chartered accountants must become climate activists

Why chartered accountants must become climate activists

We all have a part to play in solving this crisis; chartered accountants have a particularly important one
October 14, 2021
Gender pay gap

Gender Pay Gap and the accountancy profession: time for a rethink?

Figures from the latest gender pay gap report show a narrowing in some sectors, but little overall change from previous years. How has the accountancy profession fared when it comes to closing the gap?