SARSO with the objective to establish mutually beneficial cooperation with the relevant international organization established cooperation agreement with International Standardization Organization.
The SARSO and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) signed Cooperation Agreement on 09 October, 2016 in Frankfurt, Germany during the 80th IEC General Meeting. Mr. Frans Vreeswijk General Secretary and CEO of IEC and Dr. Syed Humayun Kabir, Director General of SARSO signed the agreement on behalf of their organizations.
The agreement was signed to strengthen the cooperation between IEC and SARSO in a number of areas, covering especially cross representation and exchange of information. The main purpose of the cooperation Agreement between two organizations is to promote the development, use and adoption of IEC International Standards as well as the use of IEC Conformity Assessment Systems in response to market demands, and thus to facilitate world trade. Through the cooperation Agreement, both the organizations will consider the possibility of developing a joint activity programme.