International Cremation Federation (ICF)
Fédération internationale de crémation
Internationaler Verband für Feuerbestattung
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1937-10-02 London UK
2 Oct 1937, London (UK), at 1st Congress. Rules amended: 12-15 Aug 1957, Zurich (Switzerland); 23-26 May 1966, Vienna (Austria); 25-26 Oct 1991, Brussels (Belgium); Aug 2005, New York NY (USA).
Spread knowledge of cremation and of its superiority in hygienic, ethical, economic, aesthetic and other respects to the traditional form of burial; facilitate the employment of cremation and promote its general adoption; endeavour to have legal regulations in favour of cremation issued in those countries where it suffers from restrictive laws and ordinances.
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Congress (every 2 years); General Council. Executive Committee, consisting of President, 3 Vice-Presidents, Treasurer and Secretary General.
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