International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
IEC Industry perpective

Governments/ International Organizations

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International cooperation

World Standards Cooperation

The IEC cooperates with many international and regional bodies with the aim of encouraging implementation of its international standards.


The three sisters


The IEC has had a close partnership with the two other international standardization organizations, ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and ITU (International Telecommunication Union). Together, the three organizations have formed the WSC (World Standards Cooperation), a high-level group focusing on their common interests.