The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations. The organization sets international standards in areas such as safety, security, quality, and sustainability. ISO has more than 19000 member countries. Ghana became the 148th country to be admitted into the organization on September 22nd, 2010. ISO training has already begun in Ghana to prepare and empower her staff and members of the public on how they can become more involved within the ISO organization at both regional and international levels.