This version is DEPRECATED, v2.03 is the latest version
Within the IATI activity standard, the
iati-identifier is the unique reference for an an
iati-identifier is a concatenation of the
reporting-org reference and the reference allocated to
iati-activity by the
reporting-org. Together, these make the
iati-identifier in the IATI activity standard is not the same as the
iati-identifier in the IATI organisation standard
When using the IATI activity standard to declare an iati-identifier the following should be considered:
iati-identifiermust be unique for every
iati-activitywithin the complete dataset published.
iati-identifiershould have no leading or trailing whitespace.
- It is recommended that no forward slashes (/) or spaces should be contained within the
- It is recommended to avoid spaces and non-ascii characters.
- For example:
AA-AAA-123456789-ABC123is preferable to
Please also consider and refer to the Organisation Identifiers guidance when constructing an appropriate identifier.