O.I.T.A.F. - International Organization for Transportation by Rope

Activities of O.I.T.A.F.

The activity of O.I.T.A.F. takes place in the following fields:

a) Management Committee and Executive Committee:

Usually, each year two meetings of the Management Committee and one meeting of the executive committee take place. The main point of the executive committee's meeting is to prepare the items to be dealt in the meetings of the Management Committee.

Main fields of activities of the Management Committee:

b) Work Committees:

The main activity of O.I.T.A.F. is handled by the committees which meet regularly once or twice a year usually for two days meetings. Current technical, administrative, economical and legal items are dealt and international recommendations are elaborated for the fields in which no harmonized standards exist. Another important point of the committees is that specialists from various countries come together to discuss common problems whereby a mutual exchange of customary differences is granted.

a Work Committee:


c) Secretary's Office:

The secretary's office prepares meetings of the Management Committee, the executive committee and the assembly, writes the memorandums and the resolutions taken by the bodies of O.I.T.A.F. It coordinates the work committees, is in charge of the list of members, prepares the budget and balance sheet, does the bookkeeping of O.I.T.A.F. Further, writes and it is responsible for the publication of the "O.I.T.A.F. - News" and takes care of the correspondence. Besides, it provides the various translations.