January monthly news summary
Please find below a brief summary of news and events from the IFRS® Foundation over the past month:
Sue Lloyd appointed as ISSB Vice-Chair and Janine Guillot appointed as Special Advisor to ISSB Chair
The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation announced the appointment of Sue Lloyd as Vice-Chair of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), effective 1 March 2022. In addition, Janine Guillot, current Chief Executive Officer of the Value Reporting Foundation, has been appointed as a Special Advisor to the ISSB Chair, effective 1 February 2022.
IFRS Foundation Trustees seek nominations for inaugural members of the International Sustainability Standards Board
The IFRS Foundation Trustees have started the search for the remaining members of the newly formed International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) to work together with ISSB Chair Emmanuel Faber and ISSB Vice-Chair Sue Lloyd. Access information about how to apply and the role specifications.
IFRS Foundation completes consolidation of CDSB from CDP
The IFRS Foundation, CDP and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) have confirmed that, further to the announcement of 3 November 2021, CDSB has been consolidated into the IFRS Foundation.
Article: Extractive Activities project update
IASB Member Tadeu Cendon explains the IASB’s decisions on the Extractive Activities project’s scope and objectives following feedback from a variety of stakeholders from different jurisdictions.
Call for members to join the Capital Markets Advisory Committee from 2023
The Capital Markets Advisory Committee (CMAC) is seeking new candidates to join the CMAC from 1 January 2023 for a term of three years, renewable once for a further three years.
New podcast episodes
Listen to the new episode of our quarterly podcast in which IASB Vice-Chair and IFRS Interpretations Committee Chair Sue Lloyd and Technical Staff Member Patrina Buchanan discuss the IFRS Interpretations Committee’s activities to support consistent application of IFRS Accounting Standards during the last quarter of 2021.
Listen to IASB Chair Andreas Barckow and Vice-Chair Sue Lloyd join Executive Technical Director Nili Shah to discuss the main topics from the January 2022 International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) meeting.