On September 12 the International Integrated Reporting Commission released a discussion paper entitled: “Towards Integrated Reporting – Communicating Value in the 21st Century”, making the business case for integrated reporting and proposing the development of an international integrated reporting framework.

The purpose of the discussion paper is to solicit input from anyone and everyone who has an interest in improved reporting. The IIRC welcomes general comments on the discussion paper as well as responses to the questions it poses. The deadline for submission is December 14.

For more information please click here. To download the discussion paper please click here.

What are your thoughts on integrated reporting? Do you agree or disagree that financial and non-financial reporting should be integrated? What are your thoughts on the discussion paper? Let us know!