The IIRC Pilot Programme underpins the development of the International Integrated Reporting Framework. The group of organizations participating in the Pilot Programme have the opportunity to contribute to the development of the Framework and to demonstrate global leadership in this emerging field of corporate reporting.
‘We call the Pilot Programme our “innovation hub” – made up of people who want to push the boundaries just a little bit further, to challenge, or at least question orthodox thinking, and to acknowledge the importance or reporting to the way our organizations think and behave’, Paul Druckman, CEO, IIRC
Through the Pilot Programme the principles, content and practical application of <IR> are being developed, tried and tested by businesses and investors. It will run until September 2014, this is after the publication of version 1.0 of the Framework in December 2013, thereby allowing participants time to test the Framework during their following reporting cycle. This will enable the IIRC to assess <IR> outcomes and complete its work.
The Pilot Programme comprises: