Dutch Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture is a non-profit, charitable organization registered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Since inception, its mandate has been to lobby for regulation of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture for the best interests of the public and to protect the high repute of the Traditional Chinese Medicine community. The World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS) is one of the international organizations, It was formed under the auspices of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1987.

The Dutch Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture objectives include:

  1. Unification of practitioners of Eastern and Western Medicine
  2. Establishment of high standards of education and training for practitioner
  3. Promotion of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Acupuncture
  4. Organization of international symposiums
  5. Attendance at International Conferences to assist in the scientific exchange of research
  6. Education of the public and the protection of endangered species in partnership with World Wildlife Fund