About Kendo (FIK)
FIK was established in 1970.
FIK is composed of National Kendo Federations, each of which exclusively represents the nation/region in Kendo. At the time of establishment, 17 countries/regions were affiliated with FIK. As of May 2015, 57 countries/regions are FIK affiliates.
FIK is a non-political and friendly organization and its purpose is to propagate and develop Kendo, Iaido and Jodo internationally and to foster the mutual trust and friendship among the affiliates.
The headquarters of FIK is located in the office of All Japan Kendo Federation in Tokyo, Japan.