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Cyber security for the healthcare sector

​​​​​​​IEC 62443 was originally developed for the industrial process sector. A new IEC Technical Report provides detailed guidance on adapting IEC 62443 to the specific needs of the healthcare sector.

Affiliate Country Programme survey results

Earlier this year, the secretariat for the Affiliate Country Programme asked affiliate countries to participate in a survey about the programme. Find out the results.

IEC launches a new interactive website on Lean mobility

Using a futures approach, the website presents three possible scenarios to better understand how mobility could evolve.
World Oceans Day

How IEC contributes to the conservation and sustainable use of the world’s oceans

The United Nations organizes World Oceans Day on June 8 to draw attention to the impact of human actions on the world’s seas.
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IEC 62271-200:2021
High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 200: AC metal-enclosed switchgear and controlgear for rated voltages above 1 kV and up to and including 52 kV
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