International Cooperation

CEN and CENELEC Strategy 2030 focuses on 5 main Strategic Goals, including to strengthen CEN and CENELEC leadership and ambition at the international level

CEN and CENELEC international cooperation activities focus on:

  • Prioritization of standardization activities at international level through the International Standardization Organization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
  • Promoting the European Standardization System (ESS) to other regions, sharing its strengths, experience and best practices.
  • Enhancing market access opportunities for European industry through increased technical alignment with other regions and countries;

To achieve these objectives:

CEN and CENELEC have developed a network of partnerships with national and regional standardization bodies outside Europe.






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