As a result of the recent ILAC Arrangement Council ballot, the continuation of the recognition for the Arab Accreditation Cooperation (ARAC) as a recognised regional cooperation body of ILAC has been confirmed. The endorsed AMC recommendation is shown below:
The ILAC AMC recommends that the scope of recognition of the ARAC MLA to the ILAC MRA be:
It is recommended that the next re-evaluation of ARAC is scheduled to begin no later than September 2024.
Information on the recognised regions including ARAC to the ILAC MRA is available from https://ilac.org/ilac-mra-and-signatories/recognised-regional-cooperation-bodies/
We look forward to continuing to work with our colleagues from ARAC.