Shields were also distributed to the PAIB
Organizing Committee, technical partners A.
Committee previously issued an exposure draft on developing codes of conduct in January 2006.
New guidance to assist PAIBs
in identifying and responding to pressure that could result in a breach of the fundamental principles.
Both of these papers can be downloaded free from the PAIB
section of IFAC's online bookstore (www.
We would like to thank the MIA for their contribution to the development of the document," states PAIB
committee chair Bill Connell.
committee is developing a web-based resource to collate information from members and other bodies.
He is a member of the PAIB
steering committee overseeing the development of the Resource Center Project.
IFAC and PAIB
say the interviews help to demonstrate the importance of a risk-based approach to internal control in helping an organization manage its overall risk.
A report produced jointly by CIMA and the PAIB
last year, Enterprise Governance: Getting the Balance Right, was widely acclaimed and a corporate code of ethical conduct booklet is being developed in association with IFAC's ethics committee.
This year's Articles of Merit includes 10 previously published articles that were selected by the PAIB
Committee as part of its annual Articles of Merit Award Program for Distinguished Contribution to Management Accounting.
The work behind enterprise governance began when IFAC's president asked the PAIB
to conduct some ease studies into why businesses go wrong.
During the late 1990s, the premier organization representing PAIB
in the United States--the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA[R])--was suffering from an identity crisis that led to a dilution of focus.