The European Commission of the European Union responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions and day-to-day running of the EU. TI maintains regular contact with the European Commission and participates in for TI relevant public consultations.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) was established in 1947 to encourage economic cooperation among its member states. TI participates in the work of the UNECE Working Party on the Transport of Perishable Foodstuffs (WP11).
The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) is the only independent intergovernmental science and technology based organization which promotes knowledge of all refrigeration fields.