The International Federation for Sports Officials (IFSO) was founded at The Peace Palace in the city of The Hague in the Netherlands on March 2019. It is the first of its kind and has been founded to enhance sports officiating across all sports.

IFSO aims to be the platform for sharing knowledge, experience and best practice in sports officiating, and will be seen as the world leaders in the field of generic education and development for the sector.

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