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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 IFRS Foundation is now—together with the journal partner Accounting and Finance—calling for papers for the 2021 IASB Research Forum, which is due to be held 3-4 November 2021.
It is expected to take place in the Asia Oceania region, or virtually if travel is not permitted.
Submissions are being invited that provide evidence to help inform the standard-setting activities of the International Accounting Standards Board.
Papers must be submitted by 31 March 2021.
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