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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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Chair of the IFRS Foundation Trustees Erkki Liikanen will provide an update on the proposed International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) at COP26, the global climate-change conference taking place in Glasgow.
He will speak as part of the COP26 Finance Day Presidency event: ‘A Financial System for Net Zero’ which begins at 10:15 GMT on 3 November 2021. The event will be livestreamed and available to watch on the COP26 website.
The IFRS Foundation will also be hosting its own live broadcast at 14:30 GMT on 3 November, providing further information about the proposed ISSB. The event will be livestreamed on our site and via the IFRS Foundation’s LinkedIn and YouTube channels. More information will be provided on the day.
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