International Society of Postmasters (ISP)

Association internationale des receveurs de la poste (AIRP)

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Nov 1973, Geneva (Switzerland), where the first Headquarters were established. The administrative office moved, 1980, to Montréal (Canada). Registered in Switzerland and incorporated under Canadian law, 1 Nov 1979. Split into 3 regional identities, 1994. No news reported of any region since 2013.


Foster and develop a spirit of fraternalism among postmasters worldwide; enhance the status of postmasters by encouraging high professional and ethical standards; encourage free exchange of ideas; stimulate public awareness of the achievements and contributions by postmasters; further the status of postmasters in their own communities; help unify common objectives and goals; develop new opportunities for postmasters to fulfil their personal and professional needs.

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Offers Bursary Awards Programmes (since 1977). Disaster Fund helps members under special circumstances. Maintains 3 Regional Councils to 3 autonomous regions; each region may have unlimited Liaison Officers.


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Members in 76 countries
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Subjects *

  • Transportation, Telecommunications
    • Post

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure



Last News Received

15. Dec 2011
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