The Wado International Karate-Do Federation (WIKF) was founded by Tatsuo Suzuki, Hanshi in 1991. There are currently over 51 member countries around the world affiliated with the Wado International Karate-Do Federation. The WIKF is dedicated to preserving the traditional karate techniques of Wado-Ryu as taught to Suzuki Sensei by the late Grand Master Hironori Otsuka.