NGO Records / Accounts / Audit & Funding

The NGO’s played key role in last one decade in our country and across world. With increase need of awareness of capital requirement at this space and to have uniformity of accounting / reporting our regulators have brought recent regulations which will improve the functionalities at Not for profit space.

Recently Security Exchange Board of India (SEBI) issued circular No SEBI/HO/CFD/PoD-1/P/CIR/2022/120 dated Sep 19,2022 on framework of Social Stock Exchange summarize the expectations of regulator from social organizations and also larger NGO may be called upon to make them public on exchange

Sustainability Reporting Standards Board of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, has published exposure draft on Social Audit standard in Aug 2022 for comments chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/

All these bring greater change in coming time the way not for profit organization work and bring a change desired in the country.

1 Like

Broadly ICAI has published 16 Social sector as below :-

SAS 100: Eradicating hunger, poverty, malnutrition and inequality
SAS 200: Promoting health care including mental healthcare, sanitation and making available safe drinking water
SAS 300: Promoting education, employability and livelihoods
SAS 400: Promoting gender equality, empowerment of women and LGBTQIA+ communities SAS 500: Ensuring environmental sustainability, addressing climate change including mitigation and adaptation, forest and wildlife conservation
SAS 600: Protection of national heritage, art and culture
SAS 700: Training to promote rural sports, nationally recognised sports, Paralympic sports and Olympic sports
SAS 800: Supporting incubators of Social Enterprises
SAS 900: Supporting other platforms that strengthen the non-profit ecosystem in fundraising and capacity building
SAS 1000: Promoting livelihoods for rural and urban poor including enhancing income of small and marginal farmers and workers in the non-farm sector
SAS 1100: Slum area development, affordable housing and other interventions to build sustainable and resilient cities
SAS 1200: Disaster management, including relief, rehabilitation and reconstruction activities SAS 1300: Promotion of financial inclusion
SAS 1400: Facilitating access to land and property assets for disadvantaged communities SAS 1500: Bridging the digital divide in internet and mobile phone access, addressing issues of misinformation and data protection
SAS 1600: persons promoting welfare of migrants and displaced

1 Like