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Profile of registrant

International Road Federation

Identification number in the register: 94038094048-01
Registration date: 23/08/10 18:02:10

The information on this organisation was last modified on 22/08/14 13:31:13
The date of the last annual update was 22/08/14 13:31:13


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: International Road Federation
Acronym: IRF
Legal status: NGO
Website address: http://www.irfnet.ch

Sections

Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Susanna Zammataro
Position: Executive Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Susanna Zammataro
Position: Executive Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 2 Chemin de Blandonnet 
Vernier 1214
SWITZERLAND
Telephone number: (+4122) 3060260
Fax number: (+4122) 3060270
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The International Road Federation (IRF) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation with the mission to encourage and promote development and maintenance of better, safer and more sustainable roads and road networks. Working together with its members and associates, the IRF promotes social and economic benefits that flow from well-planned and environmentally sound road transport networks. It helps put in place technological solutions and management practices that provide maximum economic and social returns from national road investments.

The IRF has a major role to play in all aspects of road policy and development worldwide, in particular:

- the IRF provides a wide base of expertise for planning road development strategy and policy.
- the IRF is a business network, a link to external institutions and agencies, such as the United Nations and the European Union, and a business card of introduction to government officials and decision makers.
- the IRF is a source of support and information for national road associations, advocacy groups, companies and institutions dedicated to the development of road infrastructure.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


IRF has a seat in the EU ITS Advisory Board.
The IRF has a strong interest in road safety, road finance, environement, ITS, development of road programmes, and infrastructure in developing countries. We are are interested in policy issues, in harmonisation of standards, best practices and knowledge sharing. we are collaborating with the European Commission on the topic of Green Public Procurement.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Research and Technology
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport

Structure

Total number of members that are natural persons: 380
Number of member organisations: 0
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):
  • AUSTRIA
  • BELGIUM
  • BULGARIA
  • CYPRUS
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • GREECE
  • IRELAND
  • ITALY
  • NETHERLANDS
  • POLAND
  • PORTUGAL
  • ROMANIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SLOVENIA
  • SPAIN
  • SWEDEN
  • UNITED KINGDOM

  • AUSTRALIA
  • BRAZIL
  • CAMEROON
  • CHINA
  • EGYPT
  • ETHIOPIA
  • GHANA
  • INDIA
  • INDONESIA
  • ISRAEL
  • JAPAN
  • JORDAN
  • KENYA
  • KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
  • LIBYA
  • MALAWI
  • MALAYSIA
  • MEXICO
  • MONGOLIA
  • MOROCCO
  • MOZAMBIQUE
  • NAMIBIA
  • NEW ZEALAND
  • NIGERIA
  • NORWAY
  • PAKISTAN
  • PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • RUSSIA, FEDERATION OF
  • SENEGAL
  • SERBIA
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • SRI LANKA
  • SUADI ARABIA
  • SWITZERLAND
  • SYRIA, ARAB REPUBLIC
  • TAIWAN
  • TANZANIA, UNITED RE UBLIC OF
  • THAILAND
  • TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
  • TURKEY
  • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
  • UNITED STATES
  • VIETNAM
  • ZAMBIA
Complementary information:

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




The IRF has ECOSOC status with the United Nations since 1951. IRF is a active partner of World Bank, Interamerican Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and the United Nations offices including the Regional Economic Committees and the WHO and ILO. We are members of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration Group (UNRSC), the ISO and the World Vehicle Forum.

Furthermore, the IRF collaborates with the European Union Road Federation.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 1,000,000
of which public financing: 430,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement: 270,000
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
other sources : 160,000
from other sources: 570,000
- donations: 50,000
- contributions from members: 520,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.