United Accreditation Foundation Inc, (UAF) signed Memorandum of Understanding as Full Member with Pacific Accreditation Cooperation, (PAC) http://www.apec-pac.org/ on 16th June, 2016 at Taipei, Taiwan. PAC is one of the three major regional accreditation groups that operate within the framework of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF). www.iaf.nu The other groups currently admitted under IAF are Inter American Accreditation Cooperation (IAAC) http://www.iaac.org.mx/ and European Co-operation for Accreditation (EA) http://www.european-accreditation.org/ . PAC is a regional cooperation body formed by an association of accreditation bodies and other interested parties whose objective is to facilitate trade and commerce among economies in the Asia Pacific region. PAC promotes the international acceptance of accreditation granted by its accreditation body members.