Committed to Sustainability

Sustainability at CPA Ireland

The Climate Action Plan has set targets to achieve zero carbon emissions by 2050.

At CPA Ireland, we are working with many stakeholders in the area of sustainability to create a sustainability strategy that will benefit our students, members and wider society.

As well as building long term strategies, CPA Ireland has already committed to:

  • Being at the forefront of change on sustainability matters in the accountancy profession in Ireland 
  • Supporting and educating students and members with the tools and resources to develop sustainability strategies 

In order to achieve our sustainability strategy goals, CPA Ireland is committed to:

  • Auditing our carbon footprint 
  • Reducing the organisation’s carbon emissions
  • Offsetting carbon emissions by working with external partners on carbon offset projects
  • Pledging to plant a tree for every annual conference attendee in 2021
  • Pledging to plant a tree for every student registration in 2021 & 2022
  • Educating our trainees and members 


CPA Ireland have partnered with Hometree to offset carbon emissions.


Hometree establish and conserve permanent native woodland in Ireland.

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Sustainability Reporting and Carbon Accounting

CPAs students will learn about Sustainability Reporting and Carbon Accounting as part of the new CPA Ireland syllabus

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