The International Organization for Standardization(ISO) is a worldwide federation of national standards bodies (ISO member bodies) that produces standards.

The International Organization for Standardization was established in 1946 by 25 national organizations. In fact, its work began in 1947. The USSR was one of the founders of the organization, the permanent member of the governing bodies, the State Organization for Standardization's delegate was elected ISO chairman twice. Russia became a member of ISO as the legal successor of the USSR. On September 23, 2005, Russia entered the ISO Council.

 The scope of ISO activity concerns standardization in all fields, except the electrical engineering and electronics, which fall within the competence of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). Some types of work are carried out by joint efforts of these organizations. In addition to standardization, ISO deals with certification issues.

 ISO defines its objectives as follows: promoting the development of standardization and related activities in the world with the aim of ensuring international exchange of goods and services, as well as promoting cooperation in the intellectual, scientific, technical and economic fields.

Consulting and ISO standards based systems’ development

Practical activities of "BelProjectConsulting" are based on the scientific and theoretical approach, which is a universal methodology in the management schemes construction. The ISO 9000 family of standards are in the basis of our work on consulting in the of management systems’ development.