IFAC FOCUS AREAS
- Accountability. Now.
- Adoption of International Standards
- Developing the Global Profession
- Global Representation and Advocacy
- Professional Accountants in Business
- Small and Medium Practices
Independent Standard-Setting Boards
The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board®
(IPSASB®) works to improve public sector financial reporting worldwide through the development of IPSAS®, international accrual-based accounting standards, for use by governments and other public sector entities around the world.
Interested candidates are encouraged to review the job specification for the role of Program & Technical Director. Please access the full job listing by clicking here.
The First IPSASB Research Forum, to be held at the University of Parthenope (Naples) on September 17, 2019, is seeking papers.
The Research Forum will promote a dialogue between IPSASB and academics on current IPSASB projects, including public sector measurement, leasing, heritage, infrastructure assets and natural resources. All researchers interested in public sector accounting and/or in the standard setting processes are invited to participate. The invitation is also open to professionals and civil servants directly involved in public sector accounting.
For more information, and to submit materials, please visit: http://dipeconomia.unimol.it/english/events/first-ipsasb-research-forum/