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Scope

Standardization in the field of Sustainable Cities and Communities will include the development of requirements, frameworks, guidance and supporting techniques and tools related to the achievement of sustainable development considering smartness and resilience, to help all Cities and Communities and their interested parties in both rural and urban areas become more sustainable.

Note: TC 268 will contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals through its standardization work.

The proposed series of International Standards will encourage the development and implementation of holistic and integrated approaches to sustainable development and sustainability.

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7

published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 4 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 268

12

ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 6 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 268

29

Participating countries

22

Observing countries

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 268/SC 1 Smart community infrastructures Sub committee
ISO/TC 268/CAG 1 Chairman Advisory Group Working group *
ISO/TC 268/TG 1 Awareness-raising, communication and promotion Working group *
ISO/TC 268/WG 1 Management System Standards Working group *
ISO/TC 268/WG 2 City indicators Working group *
ISO/TC 268/WG 3 City anatomy and sustainability terms Working group *
ISO/TC 268/WG 4 Strategies for smart cities and communities Working group *

* The convener can be reached through the secretariat (See contact information below)

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 268

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 268 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1 Information technology ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 302 Guidelines for auditing management systems ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 2 Terminology and harmonization of languages ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 17 Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 1 Environmental management systems ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 2 Environmental auditing and related environmental investigations ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities ISO
ISO/TC 224 Service activities relating to drinking water supply systems and wastewater systems - Quality criteria of the service and performance indicators ISO
ISO/TC 292 Security and resilience ISO
ISO/TC 309 Governance of organizations ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 268

ISO/TC 268 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1 Information technology ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 59/SC 2 Terminology and harmonization of languages ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 2 Environmental auditing and related environmental investigations ISO
ISO/TC 292 Security and resilience ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
FIDIC International Federation of Consulting Engineers A
GCIF Global City Indicators Facility A
ICLEI International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives A
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme A
UNISDR UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction A
APEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation D
RESIN RESIN - Climate resilient cities and infrastructures D
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
5-9 June 2017 (Unknown) ISO/TC 268 **
5-9 June 2017 (Unknown) ISO/TC 268/SC 1 **

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 268 - Secretariat

AFNOR France
Association française de normalisation
11 rue Francis de Pressensé
F-93571 La Plaine Saint-Denis Cedex
France

Tel: +33 1 41 62 80 00
Fax: +33 1 49 17 90 00

Secretariat direct:
M Etienne Cailleau