To become an Affiliate Country the country is invited by the IEC General Secretary on the basis of certain criteria related to economic capacity and electricity consumption. A pledge is signed between the Affiliate Country and the IEC.
Affiliate Countries can select up to 200 copies of IEC International Standards for national adoption and can join IEC General Meetings and technical meetings as observers. They can participate in up to 10 technical committees by commenting on working documents.
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