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Welcome To the official new website of FIAT-IFTA, the world organization of funeral operatives. We are your unique international partner in the world of funeral services with an NGO-Roster consultative status with UN-ECOSOC. Click here to find out more
Connect Connect to our world wide network. Become a member and expand your network to enhance global exposure of your services. We are your unique international partner in the world of funerals services. Click here to find out more
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Because tears and laughter do not have boundaries, Because our Departed, our Loved Ones and each one of us is part of a Life, Let us together, the five continents, join the World United for Life.

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Become a member and expand your network to enhance global exposure of your services. We are your unique international partner in the world of funerals services.

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With members in over 80 countries worldwide you have the opportunity to meet other international professionals and expand your horizon.

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News item image FIAT-IFTA International President 2016 - 2018

Montreal Canada - At the 14th FIAT-IFTA Convention & Conference, May 30 - June 2, 2016, ALPAR President Teresa Saavedra Andrade, Bolivia, has been inaugurated as FIAT-IFTA International President 2016 - 2018. Teresa Saavedra is the first woman to assume the Presidency of FIAT-IFTA - The World Orgainzation of Funeral Operatives.

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Repatriation

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By getting uniform details of the deceased we try to facilitate the repatriation process.

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Education

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Creating global awareness by showing the different funeral standards worldwide.

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Funeral heritage

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We affirm the significance of Global Funeral Heritage for societies and individuals.

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News item image Prediction of Deat...

Be careful what you say because it just might happen. At least when it comes to speaking about the time of your death. An interesting article about 6 famous people who predicted their own death. Be careful what you say because it just might happen. At least when it comes to speaking about the time of your death. An interesting article about 6 famous people who predicted their own death.

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I have been asked some time ago, when is it the right time to talk about death to children? I think that depends on the child. However, when I came across a children’s book about death I thought this is a good way of telling your children about death. I have been asked some time ago, when is it the right time to talk about death to children? I think that depends on the child. However, when I came across a children’s book about death I thought this is a good way of telling your children about death.

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Death in Fashion World

Have you ever caught yourself looking at fashion campaigns that include dead-looking models. Or the countless amount of t-shirts and jeans that have human skull pattern? Why is death so popular theme in fashion world? Have you ever caught yourself looking at fashion campaigns that include dead-looking models. Or the countless amount of t-shirts and jeans that have human skull pattern? Why is death so popular theme in fashion world?

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Mourning Jewellery

These days people express their grief often through videos, photos and social media updates. However, it is of course not so in every country nor if we go back in time. Let us view an interesting part of history, back in the Victorian era there was a tradition of using mourning jewellery. These days people express their grief often through videos, photos and social media updates. However, it is of course not so in every country nor if we go back in time. Let us view an interesting part of history, back in the Victorian era there was a tradition of using mourning jewellery.

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To Be Forever a Coffee...

The ashes of Renato Bialetti were to be placed in Moka Express maker. The ashes of Renato Bialetti were to be placed in Moka Express maker.

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