Please choose between the following three options for navigation.
Climate change is a business issue. This publication outlines 20 questions for boards of directors to ask in overseeing organizational risk management, business strategy and performance in the context of climate change.
Get your downloadable electronic copy.
Climate change is a pressing global issue affecting all companies, public and private, with wide-ranging implications for shareholder value, strategy, risk management and financial performance.
This briefing explores these issues and sets out questions that directors might ask about climate change as part of oversight responsibilities. While we direct our discussion to directors, this briefing may also help management understand the board’s and their own role in anticipating, assessing and managing the risks and opportunities that climate change can bring.
This is the second edition of a publication first written by Julie Desjardins and Alan Willis, and published in 2009 by a legacy organization of CPA Canada. This second edition has been updated to reflect developments in Canada and internationally since the original publication.
September 23, 2019
Canada’s dynamic, must-attend CPA event of the year is heading to Montréal with the theme of innovation for sustainability.
October 28, 2019
If you’re a senior financial professional in the public sector or work for a not-for-profit that follows PSAB standards, this annual event in the nation’s capital is the place to be.
November 7, 2019
Join CPA Canada’s Financial Literacy Program in Ottawa, our nation’s capital, as we look at the trends changing the economic landscape and how they will affect how Canadians manage their money.