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Public Sector Perspectives

The Public Sector Perspectives video series brings together IPSASB Chair Ian Carruthers with leaders in accountancy, development, economics and the public sector to address timely trends in and beyond public financial management.

Securing Health and Wealth in the Context of COVID-19

It is clear that COVID-19 is here to stay – and so are its public sector impacts. What can governments do to pursue health and wealth in the context of COVID-19? IPSASB Chair Ian Carruthers discusses the public sector impact of COVID-19, and how governments can forge a fiscal path forward, with Alan Johnson, IFAC Deputy President and Jens Kristensen, World Bank Governance Global Practice MENA Manager. The full conversation is available below.

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Supporting the Profession through COVID-19: Standard-Setting Priorities

In this panel conversation IPSASB Chair, Ian Carruthers, IAASB Chair Tom Seidenstein and IESBA Chairman Dr. Stavros Thomadakis discuss the role of international accounting standards in the global economy, what their Boards are doing to aid stakeholders in the face of COVID-19's challenges, and share advice for the accounting and auditing professions.