International Life Saving Federation (ILS)
1993-02-24 Leuven Belgium
Founded on official signing of merger agreement between U-XF0710 - World Life Saving (WLS), which had been set up 24 Mar 1971, Sydney (Australia), with H-XD2233 - International Life-Saving Federation, formed 1910, Paris (France). ILS was officially constituted 3 Sep 1994, Cardiff (UK).
Lead, support and collaborate with national and international organizations engaged in drowning prevention, water safety, water rescue, lifesaving, lifeguarding and lifesaving sport.
Events2025-10-01 | Marrakech, Morocco – World Conference on Drowning Prevention
2023-10-08 | Colombo, Sri Lanka – World Conference on Drowning Prevention
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Annual General Assembly; Elective General Assembly (every 4 years); Board of Directors. Regional branches (4): African branch; E-XE2464 - International Life Saving Federation - Americas; E-XE2465 - International Life Saving Federation - Asia/Pacific (ILSAP); E-XE2466 - International Life Saving Federation of Europe (ILSE).
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