Resources

The documents in this section provide you with the necessary tools for your successful participation in the IEC Affiliate Country Programme
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Role of experts

Login and password

The IEC login (username and password) is very useful for a complimentary web navigation as it provides access to most of the restricted documents on the IEC website, and enables registration to the IEC General Meeting. Experts nominated by affiliate countries additionally have access to the working document for the relevant TC/SCs. IEC logins are granted to individuals and not to organizations.

Subscribing to MyNewDocs

You can subscribe to receive a list of the new IEC work items published. Subscribing to MyNewDocs allows you to keep abreast of IEC work based on your preferences. 

  1. Find the NC Resource area (login required) on the IEC website and select Tools and Services. Under MyNewDocs SETUP, you will be directed to enter your username and password. 
     
  2. Set up your MyNewDocs based upon your preferences. You will receive the list of documents by e-mail, for the date range (e.g. past month) and frequency (e.g. weekly) of your choice. Under My Committees, you can select receive the new work items for the TC/SCs that your country follows.

Obtaining login details

Please fill the form with the following information:

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ISO/IEC Guide 21

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The ISO/IEC Guide 21-1

Entitled Regional or national adoption of International Standards and other International Deliverables, provides methods for adopting international standards as regional or national standards and includes a system for determining the degree of correspondence between regional or national standards and relevant international standards.
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ISO/IEC Guide 21-2

Provides information on the adoption of international deliverables other than international standards such as technical specifications, publicly available specifications, technical reports, guides, technology trend assessments, industry technical agreements, international workshop agreements.
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Process for adopting standards resources

 

lockAbridged course for adopting and referencing IEC International Standards for use in technical regulations

 

lockFacilitated IEC International Standards adoption procedure for affiliate countries

 

lockDeclaration of Adoption form

lockSelect TC/SC and nominate experts:

lockProvide comments on specific standards
projects at CD/CDV stages:

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Leveraging ACP participation resources

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Guidelines to set up a National Electrotechnical Committee in an Affiliate country - English 

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Lignes directrices pour établir un Comité électrotechnique national dans un Pays affilié - Français

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Guías para iniciar un Comité Electrotécnico Nacional en un
país Afiliado - Español

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IEC Affiliate Mentoring:
a gateway to new markets
 

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Affiliate Leader

Leader's Messages

In their Messages, the Affiliate Leader communicates with the participants, giving their personal views on the Programme, as well as the goals during their leadership.

Messages also provide some general information about the Programme and its updates. By presenting the vision and the action plan, the Leader stimulates and encourages the Affiliate Countries to be part of the Programme in the most active way.

The Affiliate Leader also shares their personal experience with the Affiliate participants.

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Dialogues

The Dialogue documents are communication tools between the Affiliate Leader and/or the Affiliate Secretariat and the Affiliate Countries. They announce new procedures or developments in the programme.

Dialogues are used to receive the Affiliate feedback on new issues of the programme and are often circulated as questionnaires.

They serve as a real exchange between the Affiliate Leader, the Secretariat and the Affiliate Countries.

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2021

Dialogue 33 - 2021-07
 
Dialogue 32 - 2021-06
ACA status English
 

2018

Dialogue 31 - 2018-01

2017

Dialogue 30 - 2017-12
Dialogue 29 - 2017-05
Dialogue 28 - 2017-03

2016

Dialogue 27 - 2016-12

 

2015

2014

Dialogue 23 - 2014-10

 

2013

Dialogue 22 - 2013-12
Dialogue 21 - 2013-07
Dialogue 20 - 2013-06
Dialogue 20 - 2013-06
Dialogue 19 - 2013-06
Dialogue 18 - 2013-03
IEC 60050 English
IEC 60050 Français
IEC 60050 Español

2012

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IEC Mentoring

IEC Mentoring Programme – Best practice guide

IEC Mentoring Programme

Best practice guide
IEC Affiliate Mentoring:

IEC Affiliate Mentoring:

a gateway to new markets

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ACA status events

Find here various documents relating to past ACA status events

6 September 2021

IEC ACA-IECRE workshop on Solar PV energy scheme – online

Agenda
Read here

Welcome
Mrs Battsengel GURRAGCHAA
IEC Affiliate Leader 
Read here

Introduction
Mr Alistair MACKINNON
IECRE Chair
Read here

SDG 7 – Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Ms Anne WACERA WAMBUGU
Electrical engineer, Member of the SyC LVDC, Kenya
Read here

Overview on IECRE
Ms Jing BIAN
China Quality Certification Centre
Read here

IECRE Solar PV energy scheme and certificates
Ms Ellen HYLDGAARD
Vestas Wind Systems A/S
Read here

IECRE (process of) plant design and manufacturing
Mr Thomas SAUER
EXXERGY GmbH
Read here

IEC ACA-IECRE workshop recording - Access here

23-24 January 2018

IEC ACA-AFSEC Conformity Assessment Workshop – Johannesburg, SA

Programme

EN/FR

pdf file 42 KB

IECEE and CB Scheme (general introduction)
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italy

EN

pdf file 3.80 MB

 

IECEE and CB Scheme (contents, procedures, benefits and regulatory aspects)
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italy

EN

pdf file 6.18 MB

 

Introduction to main Performance and Safety aspects of electrical household appliances
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italy

EN

pdf file 5.44 MB

 

Efficiency of electric motors
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italy

EN

pdf file 1.03 MB

 

14-15 November 2017

IEC-PTB-COPANT-INACAL Seminar – Lima, Peru

Programme

SP/EN

pdf file 2.92 MB

Importance of International Standards
Rosario Uría, INACAL, Peru

SP

pdf file 2.84 MB

 

Update of the IEC activities
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC, Brazil

EN

pdf file 2.05 MB

 

IEC Affiliate Country Programme
Thomas Robertson, IEC CO, Switzerland

EN

pdf file 4.67 MB

 

Peru's participation in the IEC + Experience in establishing a NEC
Rosario Uría, INACAL, Peru

SP

pdf file 966 KB

 

The importance of promoting the work of the NEC at the national level and how to do it
Victor Ballivian, IEC NC, Chile

SP

pdf file 3.44 MB

 

How to structure a mirror TC and why it is important for the country
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC, Brazil

EN

pdf file 1.82 MB

 

National adoptions of IEC International Standards in Mexico, and process for making comments on working documents?
Estela Santiago Júarez, IEC NC, Mexico

SP

pdf file 202 KB

 

Presentation by Ecuador, experience of participating in a mentoring program with the Mexico
Luis Silva, INEN, Ecuador

SP

pdf file 3.76 MB

 

What is Conformity Assessment and why is it useful
Verónica García, PTB

SP

pdf file 3.32 MB

 

Product certifications IEC - IECEE
Raúl Monroy Pérez, IECEE, Mexico

EN

pdf file 4.43 MB

 

The IEC Affiliate Conformity Assessment Status (ACAS)
Thomas Robertson, IEC CO, Switzerland

EN

pdf file 4.17 MB

 

State of the Regulation in the field of electrical products
Orlando Chávez, IEC NEC, Peru

SP

pdf file 3.92 MB

 

Energy Efficiency Programmes and Renewable energy systems and Conformity Assessment for Sustainable Energy
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC, Brazil

SP

pdf file 1.88 MB

 

Conformity Assessment for Explosive Atmospheres and its aplication for mining activities
Chris Agius, IECEx and IECQ, Australia

EN

pdf file 2.68 MB

 

IEC product standards to assess compliance
Raúl Monroy Pérez, IECEE, Mexico

EN

pdf file 3.07 MB

 

20-21 April 2016

IECEE-EASC Seminar – Baku, Azerbaijan

Programme

EN

pdf file 27 KB

Update on IEC and Affiliate Country Programme
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

pdf file 5.86 MB

 

Advantages of participation in the IEC standardization process and CA systems
Antoinette Pitteloud, IEC, Geneva

RU

pdf file 13.95 MB

 

IECEE and CB Scheme
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italie

EN

pdf file 10.77 MB

 

Preparing a Laboratory for Operation in IECEE CB Scheme e.g. CABL
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italie

EN

pdf file 4.01 MB

 

Household and similar equipment (HOUS): IEC 60335-1 and IEC 60335-2-24 (example refrigerators) – Explanation of the International Standard for laboratories
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE expert, Italie

EN

pdf file 6.09 MB

 

8 June 2015

IECEE International Seminar – Singapore

IEC Conformity Assessment Systems Operation & Industry Expectation to ASEAN Members
Toshiyuki Kajiya, Panasonic Corporation, Japan

EN

pdf file 4.78 MB

 

The Impact of Acceptance CB Scheme in EEE (Malaysia’s Experiences)
Ir Fairus binti Abd Manaf, Energy Commission, Malaysia

EN

pdf file 2.67 MB

 

Singapore's Regulatory Experience with the IECEE CB Scheme
Sim Geok-Seng, SPRING, Singapore

EN

pdf file 2.67 MB

 

What to look out for when accepting IECEE CB test certificates?
Teo Kim Hock, TUV SUD PSB, Singapore

EN

pdf file 2.14 MB

 

IEC Affiliate Conformity Assessment Status
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

pdf file 1.76 MB

 

8-9 September 2014

IECEx-AFSEC International Seminar – Lubumbashi, DRC

Programme

EN

FR

pdf file 286 KB

pdf file 269 KB

IECEx-AFSEC International Seminar
Paul Meanwell, Engineering Mngr Joy Global Africa

EN

pdf file 6.14 MB

 

Séminaire International IECEx-AFSEC
Michel Brénon, E and E Global Certification Expertise France

FR

pdf file 9.06 MB

 

26-27 August 2013

IECEE-AFSEC International Seminar – Nairobi, Kenya

Programme

EN

pdf file 41 KB

The IECEE CB Scheme, the IEC Global Flagship System for Facilitation of Trade
Pierre de Ruvo, IECEE Executive Secretary & Chief Operating Officer

EN

FR

pdf file 3.74 MB

pdf file 3.99 MB

 

Electrical safety and performances for household refrigerators
Fabio Gargantini, IECEE Lead Assessor

EN

FR

pdf file 2.62 MB

pdf file 2.54 MB

 

Principle/Testing of IEC 60598-1 / IEC 60598-2-1
Vicky Zhang Ling, Product Expert DEKRA

EN

FR

pdf file 2.70 MB

pdf file 3.92 MB

 

Safety requirements of Audio, video and similar electronic apparatus, IEC 60065 / 62368-1
Jean Lanzo, Certification Officer

EN

FR

pdf file 4.63 MB

pdf file 4.81 MB

31 May 2021

IEC ACA-IECEx workshop on IECEx certificates schemes – online

Programme

EN

pdf file 92 KB

Welcome
Mrs Battsengel GURRAGCHAA - IEC Affiliate Leader

EN

pdf file 92 KB

 

Introduction
Mr Trond SOLLIE - IEC Ambassador for Affiliate training in Conformity Assessment

EN

pdf file 477 KB

 

Overview on IECEx
Mr Paul MEANWELL - IECEx Chair
Mr Chris AGIUS - IECEx Executive Secretary

EN

pdf file 1.7 MB

 

IECEx Certificates of Conformity for equipment, components + assemblies
Dr Thorsten ARNHOLD - Member IECEx Executive

EN

pdf file 2.4 MB

 

IECEx Certificates of Conformity covering Ex related services including repair + overhaul and installation/inspection
Mr Ron SINCLAIR - IECEx ExSFC Chair

EN

pdf file 1.2 MB

 

IECEx Certificates of Conformity on personnel competence
Mr Mark AMOS - IECEx Business manager

EN

pdf file 1.4 MB

 

IEC ACAS-IECEx workshop recording

EN

mp4 file 900 MB

 

12-13 January 2017

23-25 November 2016

IECEE-COPANT Seminar – San Jose, Costa Rica

Programme

EN

pdf file 133 KB

 

Importance of International Standards
Moisés L. Pereira Vega, CEM, Mexico

EN

pdf file 841 KB

 

The role of the IEC in the world
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC Director Regional, Brazil

SP

pdf file 22.35 MB

 

Affiliate Program (features, benefits, how to take better advantage)
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

SP

pdf file 3.64 MB

 

Discussion Panel on how countries can benefit most from the IEC Affiliate Program and take better advantage for its national interests
Joseph Jean Gilles, NEC Secretary, Haiti

EN

pdf file 1.47 MB

 

 

Discussion Panel on how countries can benefit most from the IEC Affiliate Program and take better advantage for its national interests
Edgar Stephen, SLBS, Saint Lucia

EN

pdf file 221 KB

 

Costa Rica's participation in the IEC + Experience in establishing a NEC
Alexandra Rodriguez, NEC Secretary, Costa Rica

SP

pdf file 1.05 MB

 

Affiliates Countries and their experience in the IEC program
Andrea Santana, NEC Secretary, Ecuador

SP

pdf file 3.38 MB

 

Affiliates Countries and their experience in the IEC program
Nadita Ramachala, NEC Secretary, Trinidad and Tobago

EN

pdf file 642 KB

 

How to structure a NEC and why it is useful for the country
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

pdf file 498 KB

 

How to involve stakeholders in the work of the NEC and how to promote the work of IEC at the national level
Luis Iván Hernández, CEM, Mexico

EN

pdf file 1.05 MB

 

How to involve stakeholders in the work of the NEC and how to promote the work of IEC at the national level
Germán Nava, Colombia

EN

pdf file 265 KB

 

How to involve stakeholders in the work of the NEC and how to promote the work of IEC at the national level
Claudia Cerda, CLNC-IEC, Chile

EN

pdf file 2.37 MB

 

Presentation by Costa Rica, experience of participating in a mentoring program with the United States
Marcos González, Ex-VP CTN20, Costa Rica

SP

pdf file 245 KB

 

Product certifications IEC - IECEE
Raúl Monroy Pérez, IECEE, Mexico

EN

pdf file 6.31 MB

 

The IEC Affiliate Conformity Assessment Status (ACAS)
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

pdf file 2.75 MB

 

Safe products in secure facilities
Raúl Monroy Pérez, IECEE, Mexico

SP

pdf file 2.01 MB

 

Renewable energy schemes and Conformity Assessment for Sustainable Energy
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC Director Regional, Brazil

EN

pdf file 1.45 MB

 

IEC product standards to assess compliance
Raúl Monroy Pérez, IECEE, Mexico

EN

pdf file 8.74 MB

 

Experience of installers on the use of IEC standards for conformity of electrical products
Roberto Ruelas Gómez, Mexico

SP

pdf file 1.26 MB

 

Electrical installation codes under IEC standards
Roberto Ruelas, Mexico

SP

pdf file 1.76 MB

 

CR Experience on Electrical installation codes
Miguel Golcher Valverde, Costa Rica

SP

pdf file 10.19 MB

 

UVIEs (Unit Verification of Electrical Installations) role for the inspection of electrical installations
Marcos González / Ex VP CTN20, Costa Rica

SP

pdf file 351 KB

 

Regulation of electric products in Costa Rica
Jorge Vargas, NEC President, Costa Rica

SP

pdf file 1.19 MB

 

20 July 2015

IECEx-AFSEC International Seminar – Accra, Ghana

 

Programme

EN

FR

pdf file 61 KB

pdf file 167 KB

Introduction to the IEC CA Systems
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

FR

pdf file 4.45 MB

pdf file 7.11 MB

IEC Renewable energies work, IECRE and ACAS
Thomas Robertson, IEC, Geneva

EN

FR

pdf file 6.59 MB

pdf file 6.64 MB

 

The IECEx System
Michel Brénon, E and E Global Certification Expertise France

EN

pdf file 3.75 MB

 

1-2 October 2014

IECEE-COPANT International Seminar – Asunción, Paraguay

IEC, Evaluación de la Conformidad y ACAS
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC Director Regional

ES

pdf file 2.72 MB

IECRE El sistema IEC para uso de las Energías Renovables
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC Director Regional

ES

pdf file 1.47 MB

 

Evaluación de la Conformidad para garantizar la seguridad de los electrodomésticos
Osvaldo Petroni, IECEE Lead Assessor

ES

pdf file 4.22 MB

 

Normas Internacionales de eficiencia energética en aparatos electrodomésticos
Raúl Monroy Pérez, ANCE Laboratory Manager

ES

pdf file 6.45 MB

 

28-30 November 2012

IECEx-AFSEC International Seminar – Abidjan, Côte D'Ivoire

Programme

EN

FR

pdf file 1.08 MB

pdf file 1.08 MB

 

Electrical Installations Design, Selection, Erection and Inspection
Peter Thurnherr, Convenor MT 60079-14

EN

FR

pdf file 62.4 MB

pdf file 64.3 MB

 

General Information on the Explosive Atmospheres
Thierry Houeix, Ex Certification Officer, IECEx Technical Advisor

EN

FR

pdf file 1.91 MB

pdf file 1.93 MB

 

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ACA status documents

IECQ HSPM

IECQ HSPM
Demonstrate compliance with global increasing hazardous substances legislation

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Setting up an electrical testing laboratory in a developing country
UNIDO - IEC guidelines with case studies in developing countries

Piracy in electrical and electronic products: Anti-counterfeiting best practice and strategies

Piracy in electrical and electronic products:
Anti-counterfeiting best practice and strategies

A Common Regulatory Framework for Equipment Used in Environments with an Explosive Atmosphere


A Common Regulatory Framework for Equipment Used in Environments with an Explosive Atmosphere

middle east

IECEx-UNECE Joint Paper
Evolution and role of the United Nations, UNECE, in promoting safety in explosive atmospheres

ACA useful links

In this section the IEC shares links to its four conformity assessment systems as well as other organizations that can provide further information.

IEC CA Systems

IECEE 

IEC System of Conformity Assessment Schemes for Electrotechnical Equipment and Components

IECEx 

IEC System for Certification to Standards Relating to Equipment for Use in Explosive Atmospheres

IECQ 

IEC Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components

IECRE 

IEC System for Certification to Standards Relating to Equipment for use in Renewable Energy Applications

International Organizations

ARE
Alliance for Rural Electrification

 

OECD
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

IAF
International Accreditation Forum

 

UNIDO
United Nations Industrial Development Organization

ILAC
International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation

 

IRENA
International Renewable Energy Agency

 

Other organizations

ACTA
Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

 

ICC BASCAP
International Chamber of Commerce Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy

Interpol
International Criminal Police Organization

 

CIAC
Certification Industry against Counterfeiting

ESFI
Electrical Safety Foundation International

 

WCO
World Customs Organization

REACT
The European Anti-Counterfeiting Network

 

GACG
Global Anti-Counterfeiting Group

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Presentations at the Affiliate Forum

Dubai - United Arab Emirates – 04 October 2021

Programme
Chaired by Battsengel Gurragchaa, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Battsengel Gurragchaa, IEC Affiliate Leader, Mongolia
Download here

How to establish a NEC, and attract Power utilities and Regulators in the NEC work?
Evah Oduor, Director, IEC-AFRC
Download here

Case study in Côte d’Ivoire (IEC associate member)
Mr Kader Cisse, Head of Standardization Service at Côte d’Ivoire Energies, Member of CELEC-CI, Côte d’Ivoire
Download here

Case study in Uzbekistan (IEC affiliate country)
Mr Abdulla Orifboev, Head of International Cooperation Department, Uzbek Agency for Technical Regulation, Uzbekistan
Download here

Case study in Costa Rica (IEC affiliate country)
Mr Jorge Vargas, Standardization Manager, Legrand, Costa Rica
Download here

 

Geneva - Switzerland – 16 November 2020 (virtual)

Programme
Chaired by Rojas Manyame, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rojas Manyame, IEC Affiliate Leader, Namibia
Download here

Affiliate training in CA
Trond Sollie, IEC Ambassador, Norway
Download here

"How NECs work contribute to the development of their respective countries"
François Ahoti, Director,IEC-AFRC
Download here

“How to identify and engage stakeholders”
Juan Manuel Hernandez Zarate, NC Assistant Secretary, Mexico
Download here

Case study in Africa
Mam Singui Sarr, SENELEC Director, NEC President, Senegal
Download here

Case study in Asia
War War Moe, DRI Head of Standards Development Division,
NEC Secretariat, Myanmar
Download here

IEC Academy and Capacity Building
Jan-Henrik Tiedemann, Head IEC Academy & Capacity Building, IEC CO
Download here

Present and future Affiliate Leader
Rojas Manyame, IEC Affiliate Leader, Namibia
Download here

Shanghai - China – 22 October 2019

Programme
Chaired by Rojas Mayame, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rojas Manyame, IEC Affiliate Leader, Namibia
Download here

Ordering standards under the terms of the Affiliate Country Programme
François Ahoti and Evah Oduor, Directors, IEC-AFRC
Download here

Presentation on Affiliates rights from the sales point of view
Guilaine Fournet, Head of Sales and Business Development, IEC CO
Download here

Possibility offered to Affiliates countries to comment at CD and CDV stages
Antoinette Pitteloud, IEC Affiliate Eastern & Middle East Liaisons Officer
Download here

Case study in Africa
Endalew Mekonen, NEC President, Ethiopia
Download here

IEC Academy and Capacity Building
Jan-Henrik Tiedemann, Head IEC Academy and Capacity Building
Download here

Case study in Asia
Siti Aidah Mohammad, NEC President, Brunei Darussalam
Download here

Busan- Republic of South Korea – 23 October 2018

Programme
Chaired by Rojas Mayame, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rojas Manyame, IEC Affiliate Leader, Namibia
Download here

Presentation on IEC CA Systems
David Hanlon, CAB Secretary, IEC-CO
Download here

Presentation on IEC ACAS
Thomas Robertson, Affiliate Executive Secretary, IEC-CO
Download here

Case study: ACAS in Bhutan
Tek Bahadur Chhetri, NEC Secretary, Bhutan
Download here

Case study: ACAS in Ghana
Ebenezer Afari Eklmet, NEC Chair, Ghana
Download here

Vladivostok, Russia – 10 October 2017

Programme
Chaired by Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader, Peru
Download here

Benefits on the use of IEC International Standards in industry - A case study from INATRA S.A.
César Eduardo Díaz Guevara, President NEC, Ecuador
Download here

Benefits of IEC International Standards in Bhutan
Tek Bahadur Chhetri, Secretary NEC, Bhutan
Download here

How conformity assessment can support regulation in Africa
Rojas Manyame, President NEC, Namibia
Download here

Frankfurt, Germany – 11 October 2016

Programme
Chaired by Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader, Peru
Download here

New Affiliate Plus: Cambodia
Sok Leng, NEC Vice-President, Cambodia
Download here

Cameroon on the way to Affiliate Plus
Nathalie Noah, NEC Secretary, Cameroon
Download here

IRENA Clean energy corridors initiative
Francisco Boshell, IRENA Analyst, RE Technology Standards and Markets
Download here

Facilitate access to electricity in Developing Countries
Vimal Mahendru, IEC Ambassador, India
Download here

Minsk, Belarus – 13 October 2015

Programme
Chaired by Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader
Download here

Affiliate Country Programme report
Rosario Uría, IEC Affiliate Leader, Peru
Download here

New Affiliate Plus - Mongolia
Battsengel Gurragchaa, NEC Secretary, Mongolia
Download here

Affiliate Conformity Assessment Status – e-Learning modules
Thomas Robertson, IEC Affiliate Country Programme Coordinator
Download here

New NEC - Haiti
Jean Robert Magloire, NEC President, Haiti
Download here

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Workshop for Industrializing Countries

Dubai - United Arab Emirates – 05 October 2021

Programme
Download here

Overview of UN SDGs and SDG 5
Vimal Mahendru, IEC Ambassador for UN SDGs
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Importance of diversity and gender-responsive standards
Lynne Gibbens, Co-Convenor, IEC/ISO JSAG on Gender-responsive standards and member, IEC CB TF Diversity
Download here

Gender perspective on renewable energy
Celia García-Baños, Associate Programme Officer, IRENA
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Case study
Mariana García Cortés, Past Mexico YP and Regulatory Intelligence Analyst, Mabe
Download here

IEC campaign and engagement
Marianna Kramarikova, IEC Technical Officer
Download here

Geneva - Switzerland – 17 November 2020 (virtual)

Programme
Download here

Overview of SDGs and IEC
Vimal Mahendru, IEC Ambassador on UN SDGs
Download here

Circular Economy, SDGs and IEC
Solange Blaszkowski, ACEA Chair
Download here
Miyuki Takenaka, TC 111 Vice-Chair
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SDG 7 (Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all) and IEC
Rajeev Sharma, SyC LVDC WG1 Convenor
Download here
Leon Andre Drotsché, TC 82 JWG1 Co-Convenor
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Affiliate Country Perspective on SDGs
Rojas Manyame, President, Namibia National Electrotechnical Committee
Download here
Battsengel Gurragchaa, Secretary, Mongolia National Electrotechnical Committee
Download here

Strategic Vision of IEC on SDGs
Ralph Sporer, IEC Vice-President and SMB Chair
Download here

Shanghai, China – 23 October 2019

Programme
Download here

Trade and the UND SDGs
Erik Wijkstrom, Counsellor, World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Download here

UN SDGs-IRENA's Perspectives and how international standards can play a role
Alessandra Salgado, Associate Programme Officer
Download here

Recommendations from SMB ahG84
Vimal Mahendru, Convenor IEC SMB ahG84
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Priorities in IEC from Chinese Perspective
Ma Dejun, TC 61 Vice Chair, SyC AAL Vice Chair and Vice-President of China Household and Electric Appliances Research Institute (CHEARI)
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Priorities in Kenya and how IEC can contribute
Jared O. Othieno, Ag. Managing Director & CEO, Kenya Power & Lightning Co. Ltd.
Download here

Priorities in Peru and how IEC can contribute
Raúl del Rosario, Peru NC President
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Busan, Republic of Korea – 24 October 2018

Programme
Download here

IEC Systems Committee on LVDC - An international and inclusive approach
Vimal Mahendru, IEC SyC LVDC Chair
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IRENA: Microgrids
Dolf Gielen, Director Innovation and Technology
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Rural Development: LVDC in Africa
Anne Wacera Wambugu, Kenya Young Professional
Download here

Importance of LVDC standards for newly industrializing countries
Chris Moller, Expert for TC 8, TC82 and SyC LVDC
Download here

Vladivostok, Russia – 11 October 2017

Programme
Download here

IEC Conformity Assessment Systems – An International approach
Chris Agius, IECQ Executive Secretary
Download here

Integration of IEC Standardization and Conformity Assessment into LED Lighting Market in Korea
Deonna (Keum) Lee, Research Engineer, Korea
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Transformation of the lighting market in Peru
Rosario Uria, Standardization Director, Peru
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Lighting in Russia: Energy efficiency and quality support
Eugenii Rozovskii, Ph.D., Leading Researcher of the Russian Lighting Research Institute named after S.I. Vavilov (VNISI), Russia
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IECQ Supply Chain Management
Marie-Elisabeth d’Ornano, IECQ Chair
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Frankfurt, Germany – 12 October 2016

Plenary meeting

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Quality Infrastructure: A systemic approach to support renewable energy systems
Jörn Stenger, Member of the Presidential Board of PTB, Germany
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IEC International Standards and conformity assessment systems for renewable energy
Hassan Mahmoud Hassanin, Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Secretary of IEC National Committee of Egypt
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Public-private partnership and dialogue in RE-related standardisation work
Dominik Nied, Technical Officer DKE, Germany
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Connecting African countries – What are benefits to work on a regional scale?
Leon Drotsché, AFSEC TC82, ESKOM, South Africa
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What it takes to engage NEC stakeholders and build networks for conformity assessment?
Rosario Uría, INACAL, Director of Standardization, Peru and IEC Affiliate Leader
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How to tap internationally available competence in IEC
Wuthipong Suponthana, IEC TC 82 WG1, LEONICS, Thailand
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How the Alliance for Rural Electrification encourages stakeholder engagement
Michael Wollny, ARE Vice-President
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Visits to the laboratories

2.3 Department for Electrical Energy Measuring Techniques
Martin KAHMANN, PTB
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Explosion Protection?
Frank Lienesch, PTB
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The Role of Metrology in Renewable Energies
Frank Härtig, PTB
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Standards for PV metrology IEC 60904 and IEC 61853
Stefan Winter, PTB
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Bioenergy Village

Concept and Implementation
Eckhard Fangmeier, Bioenergy Village Jühnde
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Certification of Cogeneration Units
Malte Spahn, 8.2
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Minsk, Belarus – 14 October 2015

Programme
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Non-traditional Distribution Networks / Microgrids
Wenpeng Luan, SEG 6 Convenor, China
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Developments in smart microgrids
John Newbury, TC 57, United Kingdom
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Case study from Zambia
Joseph Malama, Energy Regulation Board, Zambia
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Case study from India
Vimal Mahendru, SEG 4 Convenor, India
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NEC Secretaries and Presidents workshop

Dubai - United Arab Emirates – 06 October 2021

NEC IECGM2021 record meeting

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How to attract local companies/stakeholders?
Amaury Santos, IEC-LARC Regional Director
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Case study in Norway
Leif T. Aanensen, Norsk Elektroteknisk Komite (NEK), NC Secretary
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Case study in Israel
Danny Akerman, The Standards Institution of Israel, NC Secretary
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Case study in Mongolia
Battsengel Gurragchaa, Mongolian Agency for Standardization and Metrology (MASM), NEC Secretary
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Case study in Ecuador
Jennyffer Cisneros, Ecuadorian Institute for Standardization (INEN), NEC Secretary
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Geneva - Switzerland – 18 November 2020 (virtual)

NEC video recording IECGM 2020

Agenda
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IEC “Blue-Print” to Conformity Assessment
Dr Thorsten Arnhold – Convener CAB WG14
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The ACAS Declaration and the Recognition of IEC CA Certificates
Dan Sullivan–IECEE and IECRE Deputy Secretary
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Chris Agius –IECEx and IECQ Executive Secretary
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Experience from Ecuador and Sudan
Andrea Carolina Santana Pérez –Ecuador NEC Secretary
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Intisar Mohamed Osman –SudanNEC Secretary
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Shanghai, China – 24 October 2019

Programme
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TBT Agreement and the need for participation in International Standardization
Erik Wijkstrom, Counsellor at WTO
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Commenting Guidelines
François Ahoti, AFRC Africa Regional Center, Regional Director
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Affiliate Mentee Experience on Commenting - Tanzania NEC
Henry Massawe, Tanzania NEC
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NC Mentor Experience on Commenting - Mexico NC
Luis Iván Hernandez, Mexico NC
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Experience from Affiliate to Full or Associate Member
Raul del Rosario, Peru NC
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Experience from Affiliate to Full or Associate Member
Alain Assa, Côte d'Ivoire NC
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Experience from AFSEC with Mirror Committees
Omneya Sabry, AFSEC Executive Secretary
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Experience from COPANT with Mirror Committees
Kory Eguino, COPANT Executive Secretary
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Experience from SARSO with Mirror Committees
E. Devendra, SARSO Director General
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Vladivostok, Russia – 12 October 2017

Programme
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National Electrotechnical Committee of the Democratic Republic of Congo "NEC-DRC"
Gauthier Mpanga Mbuya, NEC Secretary, DRC
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Demand side management using adopted IEC Standards - GNEC
Moses Dowuona, NEC President, Ghana
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Electrotechnical Committee of Côte d’Ivoire (CELEC-CI)
Alain Constant Assa, NEC Secretary, Côte D'Ivoire
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NEC Peru
Rosario Uría, Director of Standardization, Peru
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Discussion on national adoption issues
Guilaine Fournet, IEC CO
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Frankfurt, Germany – 13 October 2016

Programme
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IEC presentation to frame discussion on Affiliate NEC Business Plan and Strategy
Thomas Robertson, IEC Affiliate Project Coordinator
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Côte d’Ivoire case study: Strategic Orientation Document
Yves Serge Ahoussou, NEC Chair, CI-ENERGIES (Société des Energies de Côte D'Ivoire / Energies Corporation of Côte D'Ivoire)
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Minsk, Belarus – 15 October 2015

Programme
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Experience from Cameroon
Honoré Demenou Tapamo, NEC Chair, ARSEL (Agence de Régulation du Secteur de l'Electricité / Electricity Sector Regulatory Agency)
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Experience from Côte D'Ivoire
Yves Serge Ahoussou, NEC Chair, CI-ENERGIES (Société des Energies de Côte D'Ivoire / Energies Corporation of Côte D'Ivoire)
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Affiliate Leader’s report to CAB and SMB

84th IEC General Meeting – 16-18 November 2020 (virtual)

IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to CAB
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82nd IEC General Meeting – Busan, Republic of Korea – 22-26 October 2018

IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to SMB
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IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to CAB
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81st General Meeting – Vladivostok, Russia – 9-13 October 2017

IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to SMB
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IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to CAB
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80th General Meeting – Frankfurt, Germany – 10-14 October 2016

IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to SMB
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IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to CAB
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79th IEC General Meeting – Minsk, Belarus – 12-16 October 2015

IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to SMB
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IEC Affiliate Country Programme Report to CAB
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Photo Gallery

To view the complete collection of photos from the IEC General Meetings, please click on the logos below or access the gallery by using the following URL:

URL: gmphotos.iec.ch
Password: Contact IEC Affiliate secretariat

The photos are sorted by events. High-quality photos can be downloaded.

 

More information

Information about the Affiliate Country Programme, its objectives and benefits

The role of the Affiliate Leader and an overview of the Messages and Dialogues to the affiliate community

Affiliate countries benefit from the participation in the IEC standardization process

Affiliate countries are encouraged to take an active role in IEC standardization and conformity assessment activities

Affiliate countries benefit from participating in conformity assessment activities

A number of events provide affiliate countries with the opportunity to meet with experts from all over the world

The documents in this section provide you with the necessary tools for your successful participation in the IEC Affiliate Country Programme

The IEC Affiliate Secretariat is your contact at IEC Central Office and will help you become familiar with the IEC environment and work