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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.
In this episode of our monthly IASB podcast, Sue Lloyd, Vice-Chair of the International Accounting Standards Board (Board), talks about the Board’s discussions at the meeting held virtually on 26 January 2021, as well as other relevant developments during the month. Topics included:
A full summary of the January 2021 Board meeting can be found in the IASB Update.
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