World Standard Day Quick Facts

Event NameWorld Standard Day ()
Event Started1970
Event LevelInternational Day
Observed byinternational organization

World Standard Day Brief

Every year 14 October is observed as World Standards Day in the member countries of IEC, ITU and ISO. The day is observed to honor the mutual and collaborative efforts of a number of experts to create voluntary technical agreements published in the form of International Standards.

A poster competition is organized on the occasion of World Standards Day, from which the best posters depicting World Standards Day are chosen. This year, the organizer WSC has asked the contestants to draw on the theme 'International Standards Ensure Positive Change'.

The World Standards Corporation was established in 2001 to strengthen and develop voluntary agreed international standards of IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission), ISO (International Organization for Standardization), and ITU (International Telecommunication Union).

World Standard Day History

World Standards Day was celebrated for the first time in the year 1970. The date for celebrating World Standards Day was chosen in the year 1946. In London, 25 delegates from different countries agreed to form an international organization to assist in standardization.

World Standard Day Objective

The purpose of celebrating this day is mainly to spread awareness about the need for standardization for global economies.

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Definition of Standard:

A standard refers to a document that provides information on requirements, specifications, guidelines or characteristics that can be used to continuously ensure that a material, product, process or service is perfect for its purpose.

Indian Standards Bureau:

The Bureau of Indian Standards is the national standard setting body in India. Earlier its name was 'Indian Standard Institute'. Bureau of Indian Standards was established in the year 1947.

Role of Bureau of Indian Standards:

The Bureau of Indian Standards creates the Indian Standards in respect of any article or process and the standards created shall be approved by committees hereby constituted consisting of consumers, manufacturers, government and regulatory bodies, technologists, scientists and testing laboratories, as may be necessary. corrects, amends and cancels by a process of deliberation through

Important Days of October Month - (National Days and International Days):

Day Event Name - Event Level
01 OctoberWorld Older Day - International Day
02 OctoberInternational Day of Non-Violence - International Day
02 OctoberGandhi Jayanti - National Day
04 OctoberWorld Animal Welfare Day - International Day
05 OctoberWorld Teachers Day - International Day
09 OctoberWorld Post Day - International Day
10 OctoberWorld Mental Health Day - International Day
14 OctoberWorld Standard Day - International Day
15 OctoberWorld Student Day - International Day
16 OctoberWorld Food Day - International Day
17 OctoberInternational Poverty Alleviation Day - International Day
20 OctoberWorld Osteoporosis Day - International Day
21 OctoberWorld Iodine Deficiency Day - International Day
24 OctoberWorld Polio Day - International Day
24 OctoberWorld Development Information Day - International Day
30 OctoberWorld Savings Day - International Day
31 OctoberNational Integration Day - National Day
अक्टूबर महीने का दूसरा गुर of OctoberWorld Sight Day - International Day
अक्टूबर माह का प्रथम सोमवा of OctoberWorld Habitat Day - International Day

World Standard Day FAQs:

World Standard Day is observed every year on 14 October.

Yes, World Standard Day is an International Day that is celebrated every year on October all over the World.

World Standard Day started on 1970.

World Standard Day is observed every year by international organization.

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