UNCTAD is the United Nations focal point on accounting and reporting issues, which are both critical for attracting investment and promoting financial stability.
ISAR is an intergovernmental working group dedicated to assists member States to improving quality and international comparability of financial reporting and non-financial disclosure, such as environmental issues, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.
It conducts research and policy analysis on related issues, as well as servicing the Intergovernmental Working Group of Experts on International Standards of Accounting and Reporting.
Technical assistance is also provided on capacity-building in the area based on its Accounting Development Tool.
ISAR Honours 2021
Now open: you are welcome to submit your nominations by 10 July 2021
UNCTAD is pleased to announce the launch of ISAR Honours 2021. As its previous editions since 2018, "ISAR Honours" aims to raise awareness and facilitate dissemination of national and international best practices on sustainability reporting.