Essential Links and Other Resources

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Other Resources

CDSB Climate Change Reporting Framework: Framework Consultation

The Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) is inviting public comment on the expansion of its global corporate reporting framework beyond climate change to include natural capital information, namely water and forest commodities. The consultation is open from February 17 to May 19, 2014 and can be accessed through CDSB’s online consultation platform as well as a downloadable document. CPA Canada encourages members interested in this topic to provide comments to the CDSB.

Integrating Governance for Sustainable Success: How Professional Accountants Integrate Governance into Their Organizations' Drivers of Sustainable Success

The report includes illustrative case studies from around the world to provide an analysis of how professional accountants in business support their organizations in integrating governance into these drivers.

NRTEE’s Case Studies for Climate Prosperity: A Canadian Initiative (2012) – Part of the “Facing the Elements: Building Business Resilience in a Changing Climate” series

NRTEE’s Business Primer for Climate Prosperity: A Canadian Initiative (2012) – Part of the “Facing the Elements: Building Business Resilience in a Changing Climate” series

NRTEE’s Advisory Report for Climate Prosperity: A Canadian Initiative (2012) – Part of the “Facing the Elements: Building Business Resilience in a Changing Climate” series

A New Era of Sustainability, UN Global Compact-Accenture CEO Study (2010)

The 21st Century Corporation: The CERES Roadmap for Sustainability

The Roadmap is designed to provide a comprehensive platform for sustainable business strategy and for accelerating best practices and performance.

Beyond Accounting – Assessing the Impact of Sustainability Reporting on Tomorrow's Business  (ICAEW)

This paper provides background on the current state of sustainability reporting and considers the evolution of disclosure models.

Competitiveness and Sustainability – Building the Best Future for Your Business (ICAEW)

This report concludes that sustainability issues form a fundamental part of the operating context for any company

Sustainability and the Role of the Management Accountant (2010) (CIMA)

This report looks at a 2010 survey of managing directors, accountants and sustainability managers in New Zealand, which found that only a minority of accountants were given the chance to contribute towards sustainability goals.

Sustainability Performance Management: How CFOs Can Unlock Value
This paper from CIMA and Accenture explores how robust sustainability performance management, driven by finance professionals, can be a key way to unlock business value


Chartered Professional Accountants/ Comptables professionnels agréés


Welcome to CPA Canada!

CPA Canada is the national organization established to support unification of the Canadian accounting profession under the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. CPA Canada provides services to all CPA, CA, CMA and CGA accounting bodies that have unified or are committed to unification.

Our integrated CPA Canada website is currently in development and will launch in fall 2014. Until that time, all our existing resources, services and information are available through the CICA, CMA Canada and CGA-Canada legacy websites, or through newly developed microsites designed to provide specific CPA content.

Bienvenue à CPA Canada!

CPA Canada est l’organisation nationale établie pour soutenir l'unification de la profession comptable canadienne sous la bannière du titre de comptable professionnel agréé (CPA). CPA Canada fournit des services à toutes les organisations comptables de CPA, de CA, de CMA et de CGA qui se sont déjà unifiées ou qui sont engagées dans le processus d’unification.

Le nouveau site de CPA Canada est actuellement en développement et sera mis en ligne à l’automne 2014. Entre-temps, toutes nos ressources et tous nos services sont accessibles sur les sites d’origine de l’ICCA, de CMA Canada et de CGA-Canada, ou sur des microsites nouvellement créés afin de donner accès à du contenu spécifiquement CPA.