Published in English, French and Spanish, six times per year, ISOfocus is your gateway to International Standards.

Whether a multinational enterprise faced with major decisions or a small business looking for ideas, ISOfocus seeks to provide both the kind of overviews that strategic planners need and the little details that can make a big difference. You will find international topics covering everything from IT and transport to personal stories and everything in between. Our goal is to bring you the highest-quality information and most up-to-date and internationally relevant material on standards in each issue.

Does it pay to be green? Learn about how the concept of going green is improving our environment, changing industry and improving economic performance along the way.

Learn about how governments can use ISO 9001 to win over voters, clean up bureaucracy and run the public sector like a well-oiled machine.

After six frustrating years, the economy is far from a full recovery. But there is hope. Learn how standards can make a difference.

This issue uncovers the hidden risks that threaten businesses of all sizes and provides security recommendations on how to protect against these threats.

ISO’s water solutions for good business practice, management of resources, risk assessment, metrics and infrastructure.

Consumers love to buy new products. But how can we make sure that the toys kids play with aren't harmful? 

You may be wondering why you need to learn about standards. There’s no denying they are a good idea, but it’s the experts’ job to deal with them, right? Wrong. Standards concern us all because we are the ultimate beneficiaries.

Standardization has traditionally been a male-dominated field, but much has changed over time as more and more women take up the challenge, demonstrating leadership and skill.
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