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On 3 November 2021, at COP26, the IFRS Foundation Trustees announced the creation of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB).
The ISSB will deliver a global baseline of sustainability disclosures to meet capital market needs.
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The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and The Accounting Review (TAR) are hosting a joint conference entitled 'Accounting for an Ever-Changing World'.
Taking place on 2-4 November 2022 in New York City, this conference intends to foster a dialogue between the academic community and standard-setters by encouraging research that supports the IASB and the FASB in their post-implementation reviews of recent major standards.A conference program will be published soon.
For further information and registration for the conference click here.
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