Session 44
Tuesday, 9 November 2004
3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre - Room 309-310
EMAN-AP Workshop: Part II
The Environmental Management Accounting Network - Asia Pacific (EMAN-AP) is a globally recognized organization established on the 27th September 2001 by professionals and academics who are working towards the development and promotion of environmental management accounting in the Asia-Pacific region. It is closely linked with the EMAN network in Europe, and offers the latest information about environmental management accounting. The Network has 14 initial member countries and districts: Japan, Korea, Philippines, China, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Vietnam, India, Australia and New Zealand. Other countries and districts in Asia Pacific region are welcome to join the network. The mission of EMAN-AP is to contribute to the goals of sustainable development by building a network of individuals and organizations in the region who are committed and competent to help business, governments, and other organizations to make informed decision-making through environmental management accounting tools. It also endeavors to develop and spread knowledge, skills and policies about EMA in the region. For further details or membership see: The papers presented in this special EMAN-AP workshop at the Greening of Industry 12th International Conference have a focus on the transition from environmental management accounting to sustainability management accounting as a decision support tool for decision makers.
Chairs:Roger Leonard Burritt, The Australian National University
Raymond Leung, ASEP - Asian Society for Environmental Protection
3:30 PM South-East Asian case studies on EMA
Christian Herzig1, Tobias Viere1, Stefan Schaltegger1 and Roger Leonard Burritt2, (1)CSM, University of Lueneburg, Germany; (2)The Australian National University, Australia
3:45 PM Development of Corporate Environmental Accounting in Korea: Case Studies & Policy Implications
Byung-Wook Lee, Seung-Tae Jung and Jeong-Heui Kim, LG Environmental Strategy Institute (LGESI), South Korea
4:00 PM Sustainability Accounting. Buzzword or Path of Future Development?
Stefan Schaltegger, CSM, University of Lueneburg, Germany
4:15 PM The role of accountants in supporting mechanisms to promote sustainable development
Robert E Langford, ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales), United Kingdom

Technical Program

The 12th International Conference of the Greening of Industry Network - Partnerships for Sustainable Development November 7-10, 2004