G20 Standards Dialogue’ Starts Under India’s Presidency

  • The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), under the aegis of India’s G20 presidency.
  • Is hosting the G20 Standards Dialogue 2023.
  • At Bharat Mandapam in New Delhi.
  • In collaboration with the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, and the Ministry of Commerce & Industry of the Government of India.
  • Highlighted the importance of standards and how different countries establish their standards.
  • The dialogue is engaging G20 member countries, alongside the World Standards Cooperation, consisting of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
  • Vision of ‘Zero Defect and Zero Effect’.
  • As per BIS, the dialogue is providing a platform for industry leaders, government officials, standards professionals, regulators, and policymakers to congregate and foster advancements in standardization and global regulatory environments.
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