IFABC is a voluntary cooperative federation of industry-sponsored organizations established in nations throughout the world to verify and report facts about the circulations of publications and related data. (IFABC website)
A General Assembly of members is held every second year since 1963. Assemblies have been held in New York City, Paris, Munich, Copenhagen, London, Chicago, Madrid, Rio de Janeiro, Stockholm, Tokyo, Toronto, Buenos Aires, Lucerne, New Delhi, Berlin, Washington, D.C., Seville, Sydney, and Kuala Lumpur.
The aim of the IFABC is to work with national and international organisations that constructively support the goals and work of its members. The Federation facilitates the exchange of experience and best practice between member organisations.
Members organisations are committed to working towards a common goal of supporting transparency and accountability in the media data used for the purpose of evaluation of media channels by advertisers and media agencies.