Christine Jasch

Institute for environmental management and economics, IÖW
Rechte Wienzeile 19/10
A 1040 Vienna





Director of the IÖW, also independent Tax Advisor and Certified Public Accountant as well as accredited lead verifier under EMAS and ISO 14001, also verifying sustainability and integrated reports for EY Austria. Austrian delegate to ISO TC 207 and to the Sustainability Working Party of the „Federation des Experts Comptables Européens (FEE) in Brussels and chairperson of the equivalent Austrian bodies. Lecturer at the BOKU, University for applied scienes in Vienna and the University of Krems.


Working areas include environmental performance evaluation and sustainability indicators, integrated management systems, environmental and sustainability accounting, material flow cost accounting, ethical investment, sustainability reporting

Several case studies and train the trainer workshops worldwide on environmental and sustainability accounting. For the Austrian chamber for accountants and auditors she annually organises the Austrian Sustainability Reporting Award.

The projects and related tools are available at


  •  Jasch, Chr., 2009, Environmental and Material Flow Cost Accounting Principles and Procedures. Series: Eco-Efficiency in Industry and Science, Vol. 25, XXVI, 194 p., Hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-4020-9027-1.
  • Jasch Ch., Environmental Management Accounting, Procedures and Principles, United Nations Division for sustainable Development, 2001 Department of Economic and Social Affairs (United Nations publication, Sales No. 01.II.A.3 ) , , (translated into more than 12 languages)
  • Jasch Ch., Savage, Deb, International Guidance Document on environmental management accounting (EMA), IFAC, 2005