Welcome to the Home of the
International Federation of Data Organizations:
An organization dedicated to data sharing and the preservation of social science data around the globe.
IFDO’s main purpose is to facilitate and support research through cooperation between data organizations across countries, regions and continents. IFDO shall:
- Promote and work for open access to digital data.
- Advocate the preservation of valuable digital resources.
- Support the development of standards, procedures and tools enhancing data usage.
- Promote and support the establishment and development of data organizations to further these objectives.