Members of ICOAF are Ombuds and Inspectors General that protect and promote the human rights of armed forces of personnel. The association has created a website to provide more information about its activities and publications. ICOAF has held three annual meetings since its first in May 2009. The fourth ICOAF conference is planned for Ottawa in October 2012.
States that have participated in ICOAF activities include: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, United Kingdom and the United States. (International Conferences of Ombuds-Institutions for the Armed Forces.)