ACCA – COVID-19 GLOBAL SURVEY: INSIDE BUSINESS IMPACTS AND RESPONSES
ACCA is the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. They are a thriving global community of 219,000 members and 527,000 students based in 179 countries that upholds the highest professional and ethical values. They promote accountancy as a cornerstone profession of society that supports both the private and public sectors; committed to the development of a strong global accountancy profession and the many benefits that this brings to organisations, individuals and society.
The COVID-19 crisis is a systemic shock to the global economy that has affected all organisations. The world is on the edge of a major economic recession. This short report gauges ACCA members and other stakeholders’ views of the impact of the crisis so far and the measures being undertaken to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, exploring and sharing the early lessons that have been learned.
Over 10,000 members and other stakeholders across the world from over 100 countries responded to the survey. Further demographic information on the respondent base is available towards the end of this report.
The report is here: http://www.asiascot.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/ACCACovid19GlobalSurvey.pdf