Type of Organisations¶
Within the IATI organisation standard three types of organisations can be declared:
reporting-org- the organisation publishing the data within the organisation file.
iati-organisation- the organisation that the data is about
recipient-org- the organisation in receipt of budgets specified in
When using the IATI organisation standard to declare organisations, the following should be considered:
In many cases, an organisation file will contain information from the perspective of a single
iati-organisation. Most commonly, this will be the same as the
iati-organisationcan be described in a single organisation file.
iati-organisationshould include reference to their associated unique
reporting-org, inclusion of the
OrganisationTypecode is recommended.
iati-organisationshould include a
nameelement - free text title of the organisation
Single or multiple
recipient-orgentries can be recorded.
recipient-orgmultiple forward looking
recipient-org-budgetcan be recorded.
In version 2.01, the following must also be considered:
reporting-orgis a mandatory element
reporting-orgidentifier must start with a value published on the OrganisationRegistrationAgency codelist.
namefor an organisation, must be included in the child
narrativeelement, which can be repeated for different languages.