CTIF was founded in 1900 in Paris for encouraging and promoting co-operation among fire fighters and other experts in fire and rescue throughout the world.
CTIF organises international conferences and competitions attended by more than 3.000 fire fighters and youth fire brigades from around the world.
CTIF develops comprehensive world fire statistics by publishing annial reports which offer data on fire issues from 80 different countries and 90 capital cities.
- Tore Eriksson, President of CTIF
- Michel Bour, General Secretary of CTIF