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Online: The role of Internal Audit in ESG

In a changing world, ESG becomes a determining factor for companies in terms of compliance, attractivity, talent retention. How can and will Internal Audit assess that companies are applying and evaluating continuous changing regulations without impacting companies’ growth.

The program is an cooperation between the European institutes and the sessions are in English.

Course Content

  • What is Sustainability?
  • Overview Environmental risk and the role of Internal Audit
  • Overview Social risk and and the role of Internal Audit
  • Overview on Governance risk and the role of Internal Audit
  • ESG frameworks / standards
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • Demystifying the Alphabet soup
  • How can a company look at sustainability from the point of view of shareholders
  • Sustainability – a Board matter or Audit Committee matter
  • Sustainability and change management
  • Role of Internal Audit

Who Will Benefit?

  • Internal Auditors
  • Chief Audit Executives

Key Topics

  • Definition of ESG and sustainability
  • Overview of ESG risks and the role of internal audit
  • Review of the ESG frameworks/standards

Learning Objectives

To ensure ESG fundamentals are covered/reviewed through practical exercises and examples.


€ 1 400 for members (€ 1 800 for non-members).


  • 2 days (March 23-24 & 30-31 2023 (mornings))
  • 14 CPE