Located in the southern part of Africa, Namibia has participated in the IEC Affiliate Programme since 2001. Namibia has now adopted 59 IEC International Standards and participates in the work of 14 IEC technical committees and subcommittees.
Friends, As we end Quarter 3 in 2020 our global situation remains very uncertain and many of us remain anxious for family and friends. It is almost impossible to plan for the future in the way we all have done in the past and for many of us priorities have changed and things onc
Protecting the planet with standards, the theme of this year’s World Standards Day, highlights the important role of standards in helping to minimize the negative consequences that human activity can have on the planet.
Disaster risk governance is the theme of this year’s International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction held on 13 October. According to the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, “Bad situations only get worse without good disaster risk governance”.
The online standards development pilot groups will start using the new tool to draft standards. Participants include technical committee secretaries, assistant secretaries working groups, and maintenance team convenors, project team leaders, project leaders and experts.