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Run mostly by volunteers, FIDIC is well known in the consulting engineering field for its work in defining Conditions of Contract for the Construction industry worldwide. There were 59 participants at an inaugural meeting during the World Exhibition in Ghent , Belgium , in July , to discuss the possibility of forming a global federation of consulting engineers. Some countries, however, only maintained provisional links during the first few years, so the real founders of FIDIC were Belgium, France and Switzerland.
FIDIC led a difficult life until the late s with a changing number of members and all members based in Europe. The first member associations from the developing world joined in Central Africa, now Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe and in Colombia.
The FIDIC training manual Guide to Practice - the business of a professional services firm is well known throughout the profession of consulting engineering. FIDIC also runs a bookshop and publishes international contracts and business practice documents which are used as guides and templates the world over.
He will replace current managing director Enrico Vink later in the year. This policy to overcome traditional language barriers appears to have proven successful both in informing the international law community about research done in German academic institutions and in presenting international viewpoints on various topics to the German audience. The Yearbook provides an annual report on the work of internatioal organizations and bodies including the International Court of Justice and the European Court and Commission of Human Rights.
Fully aware of the paramount importance of practical aspects in this field, the editors from the beginning also have sought to include contributions from practitioners of international law. Read now. Publication type Any Books Journals.