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NOTE: This is an On Demand session. This course is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once registered, you can access the material at any time. However, you will only have access to the course for 30 days AFTER REGISTRATION closes.
Learn how to develop and implement an ESG program in your organization.
This CPA Ontario webinar will examine how to develop and implement an Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) framework in order to avoid litigious or reputational damage to an organization. It will outline ESG frameworks issued by standard setters currently in place, and discuss common practices for disclosure in Canada and around the world.
Participants will review the statutory requirements of ESG reporting as issued by the Canadian Securities Administrators. The course will highlight the major environmental, social and governance issues of the day, and review the best practices that are evolving in order to respond to these requirements. Participants will also learn how to administer a compliance framework that collects and discloses environmental and social matters.
Please note, there are quizzes throughout this course.
Familiarity with compliance and internal control is recommended.
- Examine ESG definitions and broad principles from inception to today
- Discuss what questions to ask when designing an ESG program
- Explore how to present and maintain an ESG program
- Highlight regulatory and best practices of ESG
- Review ESG developments in Canada and around the world
WHO WILL BENEFIT
Professionals with no experience in ESG through to those responsible for implementing an ESG program in their organization.