• Natural Capital Investment Americas 2023: TNFD 'will need filtering before integration into ISSB'

    26 September 2023

    The recently released recommendations of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) will need to be "filtered" before being integrated into the standards created by the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), one of the IFRS Foundation's directors has suggested.

  • Video: Lee White shares the latest ISSB updates

    08 November 2022

    Lee White, executive director at the IFRS Foundation, shares the latest ISSB updates in this interview at Environmental Finance's ESG Data 2022 conference in London

  • ISSB stakeholders want more information about materiality

    13 September 2022

    IFRS Foundation head Lee White gives his assessment of some of the challenges facing the International Sustainability Standards Board. Peter Cripps reports

  • IFRS completes absorption of VRF

    02 August 2022

    The IFRS Foundation has completed its absorption of the Value Reporting Foundation, in the latest step in the consolidation of the myriad of sustainability disclosure initiatives.

  • Companies should ready Scope 3 disclosures, says ERM

    10 June 2022

    More companies will be urged to undertake scope 3 emissions disclosures under new international standards and should ramp up their preparations to meet these demands, according to ERM.

  • Inaugural ISSB members appointed

    08 June 2022

    The four inaugural members of the body developing global baseline sustainability reporting standards have been appointed.

  • IR Framework to be adopted by IFRS Foundation

    26 May 2022

    The Integrated Reporting framework is to become part of the IFRS Foundation, as part of broader efforts to promote convergence of sustainability reporting standards.

  • IFRS Foundation 'at odds' with academics on sustainability standards

    23 May 2022

    The IFRS Foundation has been criticised for failing to consider the views of academics as it prepared to devise global baseline sustainability reporting standards.

  • GRI and IFRS to collaborate on global sustainability standards

    24 March 2022

    The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the IFRS Foundation have agreed to work together to develop a global baseline for investor-focused sustainability reporting standards.