Being a leading professional Institution of Pakistan, apart from performing due role
within the country, it is contributing towards world economies which is in the phase
of innovation and globalization. The Institute, while realizing its role towards global
economy, supported formation of international and regional associations and got an honor
of becoming their founding member.
The Institute has a membership of following
International & Regional accounting associations and it is actively involved to promote the
profession of accounting across the globe:
International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)
IFAC is the global organization for the accountancy profession dedicated to serving
the public interest by strengthening the profession and contributing to the development
of strong international economies.
IFAC is comprised of 179 members and associates in 130 countries and jurisdictions,
representing approximately 2.5 million accountants in public practice, education,
government service, industry, and commerce.
Confederation of Asian and Pacific Accountants (CAPA)
The Confederation of Asian and Pacific Accountants (CAPA) represents national professional
accounting organizations in the Asia-Pacific region. Today, CAPA has a membership
of 31 accounting organizations in 24 jurisdictions.
CAPA is by far the largest regional accounting organization and its geographical
area spans half the globe.
South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA)
SAFA as a forum of professional accountancy bodies is committed to position, maintain
and develop the accountancy profession in SAARC Region and ensuring its continued
eminence in the world of accountancy; in the public interest and towards broad economic
development of the region.
Presently, nine accounting bodies of SAFA represent over 250,000 professional accountants.