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FIAT-IFTA is the only internationally governed Funeral Federation with National, Active and Associate Members in more than 80 Countries.
FIAT-IFTA is the only international non profit organization of the World Funeral Services to be granted with the title of NGO Special Consultative Status at UN-ECOSOC.
As of July 26, 2016 the NGO Roster Consultative Status has been upgraded to the NGO Special Consultative Status. This means that FIAT-IFTA is the voice of the International Funeral Sector at UN ECOSOC and its branches.
NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS BRANCH OFFICE FOR ECOSOC SUPPORT AND COORDINATION
NGO Branch 26 July 2016
Subject: Follow-up to the decision of the Economic and Social Council
Dear NGO Representative,
I am pleased to inform you that the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at its Coordination and management meeting of 25 July 2016 adopted the recommendation of the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s) to reclassify consultative status of your organization International Federation of Thanatologists Associations FIAT-IFTA with the Economic and Social Council, from Roster to Special.
On behalf of the NGO Branch of the Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, I extend our sincere congratulations to your organization. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Acting Chief, NGO Branch Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination Department of Economic and Social Affairs United Nations