International Accreditation Forum


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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 United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) and the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) have agreed to enhance their strategic partnership in the field of accreditation in support of the integration of developing countries and transition economies into the global market.
Kamran Ali Qureshi,Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science of Technology, acknowledged the achievements made by PNAC like Mutual Recognition Arrangement (MRA) from International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation and Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (MLA) from International Accreditation Forum, the Regional & International apex bodies respectively.
The goal, as stated in the theme of the International Accreditation Forum, is a "certified once, accepted everywhere" process.
I am pleased to learn that Pakistan National Accreditation Council (PNAC) is celebrating World Accreditation Day along with other member states of International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and International Lab Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC)" he stated in his message on International Accreditation Day to be observed today (Sunday).
The membership of PNAC with International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) and regional organizations Asia Pacific Lab Accreditation Cooperation (APLAC) and Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (PAC) gives credibility to PNAC.
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