World Standards Day: 14th October

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  • October 15, 2021
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World Standards Day: 14th October

Theme: Shared Vision for a Better World’ Standards for Sustainable Development Goals

  • Implementation of standards facilitate access to national and international markets
  • Standards play a critical role in ensuring the integration of diverse technologies and interoperability of innovations required for propelling smart cities of the future. 
  • In view of the pandemic, the path to move towards Sustainable Development Goals has become an absolute necessity, for which relevant, faster and better standards are essential.


  • The International Organization for Standards was created in 1947 but this day was first celebrated in 1970.
  • BIS is the National Standard Body of India established under the BIS Act 2016 for the harmonious development of the activities of standardization, marking and quality certification of goods

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