9 May 2018Social issues
29 Mar 2018Social issues
Policy submissionUnited Kingdom
25 Jan 2018Social issues
Purpose and the profession
This report explores the global challenge of improving social mobility and the role of professional accountancy in making it happen.
20 Mar 2017Social issues
The Living Wage
ACCA and the Living Wage Foundation have worked together to jointly issue two reports that explore agendas and issues around the world related to global adoption of a Living Wage.
17 Feb 2015Social issues
26 Nov 2014Social issues
19 Nov 2014Social issues
20 Oct 2014Social issues
30 Sep 2014Social issues
Taking water into account
Water security must get on the board’s agenda – with accountants playing a critical role as ‘awareness experts’, say Roger Burritt and Katherine Christ.
21 Oct 2013Social issues
5 Jul 2013Social issues
4 Jul 2013Social issues
23 May 2012Social issues
Making a difference at Rio+20
ACCA, May 2012. This paper provides some background to Rio+20 and the 'zero draft' of the summit agreement, explains the importance of paragraph 24 - concerning the integration of sustainability information into corporate reports - of the zero draft, the possible changes to paragraph 24 from zero draft to final agreement, and ACCA and others' opinions.
5 Dec 2010Social issues
Social responsibility disclosure practices: evidence from Bangladesh
Muhammad Azizul Islam and Craig Deegan, 2010. This discussion paper reviews the results of an investigation of the social and environmental disclosure practices of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), two major multinational buying companies - Nike and H&M - and an exploration of possible drivers for the media agenda in reporting the activities of multinationals and NGOs.
11 May 2010Social issues
Disclosures on social investment
ACCA and Net Balance Foundation Limited, 2010. Part of a series of research projects which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) companies.
8 Dec 2009Social issues
30 Sep 2009Social issues
16 Jul 2008Social issues
6 Mar 2008Social issues
Disclosures on stakeholder engagement
AACA Australia and New Zealand with Net Balance Foundation Limited, 2007. Part of a series of research projects which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) companies.
4 Mar 2008Social issues
Disclosures on human capital management
ACCA Australia and New Zealand with Net Balance Foundation Limited, 2008. Part of a series of research projects which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) companies.