Upgrade processes


The IATI Standard is a living entity, that grows and adapts over time.

To ensure this is delivered in a scalable, productive and appropriate manner, a comprehensive upgrade process is maintained.


  • For information about different versions of the IATI Standard see Upgrades
  • Documentation on previous versions is freely available.
  • Suggestions for changes and enhancements across the Standard are accepted from all stakeholders.
  • Planned changes are advertised well in advance.
  • Publishers can chose which version of the standard they wish to meet.

Further information