ISO 31000 FDIS (Final Draft International Standard) was approved by an outstanding majority 96 % and the new version of the standard is planned for next month.
The series of reports on the changes against ISO 31000:2009 started last year in October has been continued. The new article will provide the reader with an update into the thinking behind changes in Clause 5 of the standard where the purpose of the risk management framework, a key to the area of integrating risk management into all activities of the organization is described. The report will be continued. Go to
A translation of ISO 31000: 2009 Risk Management – Principles and Guidelines into Arabic has been adopted by the Jordan Standards and Metrology Organization (JSMO). The Arabic version of ISO 31000:2009 has been officially accredited and is being implemented in Jordan since October 2nd, 2017 after having been approved by the Jordanian Cabinet as a Jordanian Standard for Risk Management under the name of »JS 2159/2017 Risk Management – Principles and Guidelines«. A copy can be obtained from JSMO.
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Prof. Dr. Udo Weis, the Chairman of DIN NA 175-00-04 AA, the German mirror committee to ISO/TC 262.
In his recent interview by isotc262 reports of DIN’s decision on November 24th, 2017 to approve ISO/FDIS 31000:2017 and to initiate procedures to adopt the new version of ISO 31000 as a national standard. He describes the improvements of the new Version.
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ISO 31000 was circulated as FDIS (Final Draft International Standard) for voting by the NSBS in October. An outstanding majority of more than 90 % approved the FDIS and the new version of the standard is planned for publication in early 2018.
This series of reports on the changes against ISO 31000:2009 has been continued. The new article will provide the reader with an update into the thinking behind changes in Clause 4 of the standard where the key principles which guide the purpose of risk management is described. The report will be continued. Go to
ISO 31000 has been circulated as FDIS (Final Draft International Standard) for voting by the NSBS which will terminate on December 13th, 2017.
This series of reports on the changes against ISO 31000:2009 has been continued. The new article deals with Introduction, Scope and Terms and Definitions – the parts of ISO 31000 most strongly condensed in the ongoing revision. The report will be continued. Go to
The new version of ISO 31000 is due to be unveiled early next year.
As the threat of risks grows for governments, organizations and the public alike, how can the new, streamlined standard help to make the future more secure?
In the November issue of ISOfocus explains Ann Brady what to expect. Go to:
ISO 31000 has been circulated as FDIS (Final Draft International Standard) on October 18th – voting to terminate on December 13th, 2017.
Interested Parties can contact their National Standardization Bodies listed on iso.org. On the publications page a series of reports on the changes against ISO 31000:2009 has been started. Go to
At its meeting in Sunnyvale from July 10th to July 14th TC 262 and its WG 2 managed to review more than 800 comments and after a final editing check ISO 31000 is expected to go to Final Draft International Standard (FDIS) stage for ballot. TC members hope that the revised standard will be published early next year. Also, TC 262 discussed strategy in Sunnyvale and WG 5 met and addressed the comments to WD (working draft) 2 of ISO 31022 Risk management – Guidelines for the management of legal Risk.
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Following the approval of ISO/DIS 31000:2017 with a clear majority of 88% of the votes cast TC 262 and ist working group 2 will meet in Sunnyvale, California from today, July 10th to July 14th to continue the revision of the standard. For this meeting WG 2 is well prepared as all task groups from the Amman meeting have held virtual meetings to plan their approach in Sunnyvale.
TC 262 will also be discussing strategic plans to create a family of standards on risk management with companion standards to ISO 31000.
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Case Studies draw on real life experiences of businesses drawing on the Standard to support their objectives. Those experiences reflect the pre-existing conditions.
The first item is a contribution from France by Françoise Gaucher who is Risk Manager Expert of Groupe La Poste. Also, she is the Chairperson to the French Mirror Committee to TC 262. The French group La Poste, a major public company based on a multi-business model refers to ISO 31000 since 2015.
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