Text Size


WFC 2016 Logo multilingual wfc support horizontal

Governance and Policies


1. Principles of governance for WFC office holders

2. Research Council Terms of Reference

3. Public Health Committee Terms of Reference

4. Disability and Rehabilitation Committee

5. Equality and Diversity Policy

6. Conflict of Interest Policy

The Chiropractic Profession

Use of the Title Chiropractor (2001, amended 2003)

General Dictionary Definition of Chiropractic (1999)

Use of Prescription Drugs (1999)

Use of Diagnostic Imaging in Chiropractic Practice (1991)

International Protocols - Chiropractic

Non-interference and Respect for National Authority (1999)

International Charter for the Introduction of Chiropractic Education (1997, amended 2001)
This policy relates primarily to activities by chiropractic colleges and their faculty members, but is also relevant to individual chiropractors providing education in another country.

Communication Protocols on Education and Research (1995)
This policy relates to all educational and research initiatives planned by chiropractic colleges, organizations or individuals from one country for performance in another country.

Notificiation of International Projects (1991)

Courses by Chiropractors for Non-chiropractors in Joint Adjustment and in Clinical Skills except Joint Adjustment
This policy relates to all clinical education provided by duly qualified chiropractors.

Seminars for Non-chiropractors in Another Country (1991)
This policy relates specifically to seminars provided by chiropractic colleges, organizations or individuals from one into another country.

Public Health and Miscellaneous Issues

WFC Policy Statement - Support for WHO’s Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health (2007)

Resolution on Observer Status  for Taiwan at the WHO and Related Matters (2005)

Policy on Tobacco (2003)

Support for WHO's Tobacco Free Initiative (2003)

Use of Body Restraint Devices in Motor Vehicles (1991)

Forthcoming Events

15th WFC Congress/2019 ECU Convention March 20-23, 2019
header 3logos
Dec Cover small
The January issue is here!
Enjoy and share with friends & colleagues!
Read past issues of WFC's Quarterly World Report here

  wsd yourbackinaction
why wsd

WSD-Logo square


suggestedrl button web

WFC Supporters

New Individual Supporter - special offer here


Premier Partner




Click here to see complete Corporate Partners List

Member Login