ILAC and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have a longstanding relationship.
Memorandum of Understanding
The purpose of the UNIDO-ILAC-IAF Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is to establish a strategic partnership between UNIDO, ILAC and IAF in the field of accreditation, as part of conformity assessment, in order to enhance the impact of industrial development on economic growth. UNIDO, ILAC and IAF agree to coordinate their activities in areas where their functions and activities are complementary and mutually supportive.
The UNIDO-ILAC-IAF MoU was initially signed in 2004. The MoU was re-affirmed by the UNIDO Director of Trade Capacity-Building, the ILAC Chair and the IAF Chair on 16 October 2014 at the ILAC-IAF Joint General Assembly meeting in Vancouver, Canada.UNIDO-ILAC-IAF Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) 2014 UNIDO-IAF-ILAC Press Release 2004
UNIDO Contact Details
Tel: 43 1 26026-0
Fax: 43 1 2692669