Sustainability & SDGs

January 25, 2018
60th Anniversary of the Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants

60th Anniversary of the Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants

Ikatan Akuntan Indonesia (Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants – IAI) celebrated its 60th anniversary by conducting a chain of events throughout the year, culminated with the hosting of the IAI International Seminar in Semarang, December 14-15, 2017.
November 23, 2017
OYW Working Groups

One Young World: millennials hold the key to building sustainable business

Millennials have enormous value to contribute to the workplace – provided we give them the opportunity to do so. Three years from now, millennials will make up more than two-thirds of the global workforce. But involving them in important strategic decisions for their companies is not simply an argument based on weight of numbers.
October 26, 2017
Chartered Accountants One Young World 2017

Chartered Accountants rise to the challenge as One Young World sets global goals

“Incredible”, “invigorating”, “perspective-changing”: those were some of the impressions from ten young Chartered Accountants who were chosen to take part in this year’s One Young World summit in Bogotá, Colombia.
October 9, 2017

Jonny Jacobs named ICAS One Young CA 2017

Jonny Jacobs CA was announced as the winner of the 2017 ICAS One Young CA and 35 CAs under 35 competition, held in association with Investec Click & Invest, at an awards ceremony in London last night.
September 26, 2017
Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Development Goals – New approach that aligns with doing business

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – A report has been published by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and ICAS, in partnership with the Green Economy Coalition outlining a new approach that supports businesses looking to contribute to the achievement of the SDGs as part of [...]
August 8, 2017

Two-speed economies: how do they work?

How does a two-speed economy work in a global economy? We look at some of the best examples. A 'two-speed economy' occurs where one sector of industry or business grows at a much more rapid rate than another [...]
April 19, 2017

Helping Charities Do Good Better

Charities rely largely on donations and grants from individuals, government entities and other organisations to carry out their charitable activities.
November 30, 2016

Wesley Lye on the One Young World Summit

By Wesley Lye, ISCA, Singapore. John Landau, the world famous producer of the movies Avatar and Titanic, said “Every scene (in a movie) begins with a call to action”. And indeed, that was what the One Young World Summit was for me. I first started volunteering eighteen years ago, when […]
November 30, 2016

Louw Barnardt on the One Young World Summit

By Louw Barnardt, SAICA, South Africa. One Young World – inspiring change around the world October month saw the global leadership summit One Young World hosted in Ottawa, Canada. I was lucky enough to be chosen by Chartered Accountants Worldwide to represent SAICA and South Africa at the summit. With beautiful Capitol Hill […]
November 30, 2016

UN Breakout Session

In 2015, the 193 members of the United Nations came together for one of the largest consultations in the UN’s history. The outcome was a global initiative which aims to unite us all in making the world a better place. To achieve this, 17 Goals have been outlined which address […]