Relevance and Professional Associations in 2026 NEW ACADEMIC PUBLICATION Available September 2016 Latest edition of the Academic Leadership Series, an annual publication produced by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand This year’s volume, published in conjunction with RMIT University, is the seventh in the series. Focusing on key issues for business and society in Australia […]

Heather Jimaa in The Accountant on 16 July 2016 reviews a forum on Measure What Matters: a Framework for Action where HRH Prince Charles spoke with business about the vision for 2030 for measures to capture non-financial value. The article is well worth a read as it highlights a number of recent happenings in sustainability facing business. First, Measure What […]

Ralph Thurm provides an insightful Wrap Up of the GRI2016 Post Event and leaves us with questions about the future of sustainability (and integrated) reporting Source: Toronto Sustainability, 27 May 2016 It’s the week after the GRI Conference, the week when we attendees all return to our desks and reflect what we heard and learned. Clearly, […]

The Head of Professional Accountants in Business and Integrated Reporting at the International Federation of Accountants,  Stathis Gould, says it is Time to Act. In an article on their Knowledge Gateway entitled “Time to Act: The Accountancy Profession’s Contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals” Stathis tries to awaken concern of accountants for one of the critical […]

On 26 February 2016 the Australian Clean Energy Regulator released the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) data for 2014-15. Australian corporations that meet certain thresholds are required to report annually on their emissions and energy consumption to the Clean Energy Regulator. While about 60 per cent of Australia’s total emissions are said to be reflected […]

Conference Call, CSM Germany- Come and join us 21-23 September 2016. The Environmental and Sustainability Management Accounting Network (EMAN), in association with the Centre for Sustainability Management (CSM) at Leuphana University Lüneburg, is pleased to announce the 20th EMAN conference“Two Decades of Corporate Environmental and Sustainability Accounting – What has been achieved?”. The conference will […]

Katherine Christ and Roger Burritt, Macquarie University New retail technology is set to change the environmental credibility of the wine industry. Reports from Canada and Australia both indicate that kegged wine on tap will help reduce the environmental footprint of the wine industry as well as improve profitability. Restaurants and bars can purchase their wine in bulk and sell an […]