Accounting & Auditing Links

Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI)

The AAOIFI is an Islamic international autonomous non-for-profit corporate body that prepares accounting, auditing, governance, ethics and Shari'a standards for Islamic financial institutions and the industry.

Eastern Central & Southern African Federation of Accountants (ECSAFA)

ECSAFA is a regional body whose objects, inter alia, are to co-ordinate development of the accountancy profession and the promotion of internationally recognised standards of professional competence and conduct within the region.

Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)

Since 1973, the FASB has been the designated organization in the private sector for establishing standards of financial accounting.

IFRS for SMEs Training Modules

The Education Initiative is developing 35 stand-alone training modules—one for each section of the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) for Small and Medium-sized Entities (SMEs).

International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

The IASB is the independent standard-setting body of the IASC Foundation. Its members are responsible for the development and publication of International Financial Reporting Standards, including the IFRS for SMEs and for approving Interpretations of IFRSs.

International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)

IFAC is the global organization for the accountancy profession. It is comprised of 179 members and associates in 130 countries and jurisdictions, representing approximately 2.5 million accountants in public practice, education, government service, industry, and commerce.

International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB)

The IPSASB focuses on the accounting and financial reporting needs of national, regional and local governments, related governmental agencies, and the constituencies they serve.

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) - IFRS adoption by country

This webpage summarizes the use of International Financial Reporting Standards by domestic listed and unlisted companies by country/territory.