Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) - ABC is a member of the International Federation of Audit Bureaux (IFABC) an association of 36 ABC's in 32 countries. Dedicated to improving global auditing standards and harmonising the various industry standards.
Council of Public Relations Firms - Represents the business of public relations. The Council conducts an annual Industry Documentation and Ranking of public relations firms that serves as the most extensive industry revenue documentation by size, location and specialty.
European Centre for Public Affairs (ECPA) - Commissions and publishes research in the area of public affairs. Creates tailor-made programs for companies and organisations seeking to improve their practice of public affairs.
Institute of Public Relations (IPR - UK) - Largest public relations professional membership association in Europe. Offers public relations training, publications, career information, consultants guide, public relations directory, news and media center, and more.
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) - Provides products, services, activities and networking opportunities to help people and organizations achieve excellence in public relations, employee communication, marketing communication, public affairs and other forms of communication.
Public Affairs Council - U.S. professional association for public affairs executives. It provides information, training and other resources to its members to support their participation in government, community and public relations activities at all levels.
Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) - Voice of PR consultancies in the UK. PRCA provides a forum for government and other public bodies and associations to talk to public relations consultants, and represents the views of its members to the DTI and other bodies.
Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) - PRSA's primary objectives are to advance the standards of the public relations profession and to provide members with professional development opportunities through continuing education programs, information exchange forums and research projects conducted on the national and local levels.
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