Climate Change
Climate Change: From Marginal Risk to Mainstream Global Priority
September 03, 2021
STEWARDSHIP

Climate Change: From Marginal Risk to Mainstream Global Priority

What do accountants need to know about climate change? Speaking at the inaugural MIA Climate Change & ESG Conference 2021, keynote speaker Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, Chairman of Bursa Malaysia...

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Accountants as Champions of Climate Change and Sustainability
August 13, 2021
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Accountants as Champions of Climate Change and Sustainability

For many years, the word and term accountants often conjured up the image of a deskbound, suit-wearing employee, calculator on one hand, and sheaves of papers with numbers on the other.

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Accountants, It’s Time to Take the Driver’s Seat to Mitigate Climate Change
March 20, 2020
DRIVING VALUE

Accountants, It’s Time to Take the Driver’s Seat to Mitigate Climate Change

As the impacts of climate change accelerate, treating climate as a systemic risk means that climate policy has to influence change in the system. Carbon pricing mechanisms are therefore a necessity (although not a panacea) as price ultimately changes behaviour and choices.

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Accountants: Changing the Course of Climate Change
March 16, 2020
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Accountants: Changing the Course of Climate Change

Malaysians right now are sweltering through a heatwave and seeking sanctuary in air-conditioned buildings and cars.

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