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International Accreditation Forum

Also called the IAF. An organization consisting of numerous accrediting bodies. The IAF sets accreditation for compliance assessments, which are programs that certify whether products, goods, and services meet with industry standards. IAF members mutually recognize each other's accreditations.
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The training of IAF pilots on LCA has already commenced with a batch of four and the first aircraft is expected to be handed over by March next year.
A slim but detailed volume containing a striking amount of analysis of the function and importance of the IAF in the overall defensive strategy and capabilities of the state of Israel, Sword and Shield of Zion will be of considerable interest to students of airpower.
The IAF operates six C-130Js and has plans of procuring six more for operations on small and unpaved runways alongside routine transport missions.
Upward of 70 percent of the short-range Katyushas were stored in and fired from this region, yet any attempted IAF operations against them required prior close coordination with Northern Command because IDF troops were also operating in that battle-space.
Asked if the IAF expects its boycott to decrease its political weight in Jordan, Kufahi said, "The homeland's loss in case we participated will be greater than ours if we did not," according to AN NAHAR.
In a directive issued Thursday, NRB said that the IAF could be managed even if the company in which a bank or FI has made an investment took more than two years to get listed in the security market.
In FY 2009, the IAF will leverage additional resources for its grant program from local governments, private sector, beneficiary populations and other donors including an IAF-initiated network of 55 Latin American businesses and corporate foundations committed to funding grassroots development.
Arresting the son of al-Dulaimi last Tuesday and the continued operations against the Islamic party and the IAF members came within attempts made by some parties to damage the convergence between Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi," al-Karbouli told Aswat al-Iraq -- Voices of Iraq (VOI).
Hosted by Brett McDowell, Executive Director of the Liberty Alliance, Roger Sullivan, President of the Liberty Alliance and Vice President of Oracle Identity Management and Jane Hennessy and Jim Gross, Senior Vice Presidents, Wells Fargo, the webcast will review why the IAF is critical to advancing trusted federations, the current state of federation policy and processes, immediate next steps and the roadmap for 2008.
A spokesman for the IAF told a press conference its five ministers would submit their resignations, although IAF member Tareq al-Hashemi would remain as vice-president.
The IAF on July 25 threatened to quit its membership of the government, in an indication of a widening Sunni-Shi'ite rift complicating efforts to secure national reconciliation.
IAF RECEIVES FSA AUTHORISATION FOR ITS STOCKBROKING BUSINESS