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ISO Calendar 2014

ISO's 2014 Desk Calendar.

With a selection of 12 amazing photos, you can be sure that 2014 will be a bright and beautiful year.

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ISO Calendar 2014
Year of publication: 2014
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ISO & Health

Health matters - in all communities, all over the world. Access to health services, quality care and safe medical practices and equipment is important to people everywhere.

We have over 1200 standards that focus on health, in many sectors ranging from dentistry to medical devices, and health informatics to traditional medicines.

In this brochure you can find out more about these standards and how they help improve the quality of care, reduce health care costs and protect the health and safety of patients all over the world.

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ISO & Health
Year of publication: 2013
Edition: 1
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ISO & Safety

ISO safety standards protect the health and safety of people and communities; save lives and reduce injury, and protect children, the elderly and other vulnerable populations.

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ISO & Safety
Year of publication: 2013
Edition: 1
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ISO & Energy

The energy challenge cuts across borders and requires the concerted effort of all countries. ISO International Standards are developed with all stakeholders on board: industry, government and consumers. They represent global consensus on practical technological solutions that can be implemented everywhere.

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ISO & Energy
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 1
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How ISO standards support global car industry

There are few industries more global than the automotive sector whose supply chains link suppliers large and small, worldwide. ISO International Standards allow this system to mesh efficiently and effectively.

This brochure presents a compilation of recent articles from ISO Focus+ magazine and of press releases showing the scale of ISO's rapid responsiveness to the needs of this important sector.

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How ISO standards support global car industry
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 1
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ISO & Construction

This brochure gives a concise overview of ISO's substantial portfolio of International Standards for the construction sector. It underlines how ISO standards tackle the challenges of sustainable development at the same time as providing requirements for technical and functional performance.

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ISO & Construction
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 1
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ISO standards - What's the bottom line?

But how do ISO standards contribute to the economic returns of countries and companies? What is the "bottom line"? This brochures provides answers by giving examples in hard figures of the benefits of implementing ISO's and other voluntary, consensus-based standards.

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ISO standards - What's the bottom line?
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 1
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ISO & Food

ISO's solutions for ensuring quality and safety in the food industry are the subject of this brochure which provides a concise overview of International Standards available and how they can help.

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ISO & Food
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 1
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ISO & Road vehicles

ISO standards share state-of-the-art technology and good practice with the automotive sector worldwide Out of a current total (December 2011) of nearly 19 000 ISO International Standards for almost all sectors of business and technology, some 900 have been developed for road vehicles and related technologies.

Annual report 2013

ISO's 2013 Annual Report outlines the organization's performance and innovation. This fold-out leaflet contains the main ISO's achievements in 2013.
Learn more, see the Web-based annual report.

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Annual report 2013
Year of publication: 2014
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ISO videos 2

Six new videos (run time 38 to 54 sec) that communicate in less than a minute each the benefits that International Standards provide, helping business, government and society around the world, every day, in the following areas : Developing countries - Energy management - Environment - Food safety - Healthcare - Social responsibility

Rio+20. Forging action from agreement. How ISO standards translate good intentions about sustainability into concrete results

ISO has released a second edition of its brochure for the upcoming Rio+20 summit now including referrals from users and stakeholders on how voluntary ISO International Standards help to achieve the objective of sustainability.

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Rio+20. Forging action from agreement
Year of publication: 2012
Edition: 2
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10 good things for SMEs

Managers of small businesses in 10 countries from around the world say how ISO standards contribute to their success.

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10 good things for SMEs
Year of publication: 2014
Edition: 1
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Developing talent. Catalogue of ISO's technical assistance and training programmes for ISO members

ISO has developed technical assistance and training packages to enable developed and developing country members of ISO to keep up to speed with new developments in the area of international standardization. This catalogue describes these various packages and to whom they are addressed.

ISO Strategic Plan 2011-2015. Solutions to Global Challenges

The route map, via seven key objectives, to the global vision for ISO in 2015: to be the world's leading provider of high quality, globally relevant International Standards through its members and stakeholders.

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ISO Strategic Plan 2011-2015
Year of publication: 2010
Edition: 2
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ISO Action Plan for developing countries 2011-2015

The goal of the Action Plan is to contribute to improving developing countries' economic growth and access to world markets, enhancement of the lives of citizens, fostering innovation and technical progress and achieving sustainable development when considered from each of the economic, environmental and societal perspectives.

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ISO Action Plan for developing countries 2011-2015
Year of publication: 2010
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Today's state-of-the-art global solutions for CEOs

This package explains to busy managers the advantages of putting International Standards on the leadership agenda.

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Today's state-of-the-art global solutions for CEOs
Year of publication: 2009
Edition: 1
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Fast forward - National Standards Bodies in Developing Countries

This publication will help developing countries and countries with economies in transition make optimal use of national standardization infrastructure as a lever for economic development, trading capacity and support for consumer, social and environmental protection. User-friendly introduction and practical tool for people tasked with the establishment, upgrading and management of a national standards body. Prepared jointly by ISO and UNIDO.

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Fast forward
Year of publication: 2013
Edition: 2
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ISO - A trusted partner for development donors

This brochure demonstrate how ISO is an efficient and effective partner for creating and implementing technical assistance and training programmes for developing countries.

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ISO - A trusted partner for development donors
Year of publication: 2010
Edition: 1
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ISO in brief

A four-page introduction to the ISO standardization system, the ISO system's output, ISO's partners and ISO's path forward.

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ISO in brief
Year of publication: 2011
Edition: 3
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ISO Code of Ethics

ISO Code of Ethics has been approved by ISO Council. It groups principles and commitments that already existed in a number of statutory documents, directives and General Assembly or Council resolutions.

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ISO Code of Ethics
Year of publication: 2004
Edition: 1
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How ISO's technical programme and standards contribute to a sustainable world

The purpose of this brochure is to provide a concise overview of how ISO's technical programme, which has so far produced more than 17 400 International Standards, contribute to a sustainable world.

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Contribute to a sustainable world
Year of publication: 2008
Edition: 1
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Historical record of ISO membership since its creation (1947-2010)

A1 graphic table showing the historical record of ISO membership.

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Historical record of ISO membership since its creation
Year of publication: 2010
Edition: 14
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Metrology, standardization and conformity assessment - Building an infrastructure for sustainable development

A four page introduction that shows how metrology, standardization and conformity assessment are the three pillars of knowledge for developing a technical infrastructure, and there by enabling sustainable development and full participation in international trade and how they are linked together.

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Metrology, standardization and conformity assessment
Year of publication: 2006
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International Classification for Standards (ICS)

Serves as a structure for catalogues of international, regional and national standards and other normative documents, and as a basis for standing-order systems.

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International Classification for Standards (ICS)
Year of publication: 2005
Edition: 6
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WTO/TBT Standards Code Directory

Gives information on standardizing bodies having accepted the WTO TBT Code of Good Practice for the Preparation, Adoption and Application of Standards.

ISO Statutes

Trilingual document in English, French and Russian, of the complete text of ISO Statutes.

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ISO Statutes
Year of publication: 2013
Edition: 17
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