I.O.G.K.F. Italia rapresents in Italy Master Morio Higaonna (10 dan) and his organization:
I.O.G.K.F. International Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate-Do Federation
with the purpose of preserving and spreading the authentic Okinawan Goju-Ryu like transmitted by the founder Chojun Miyagi Sensei
The aim of IOGKF formulated by Higaonna Shihan himself is:
"The IOGKF is dedicated to preserving in its original form the Art of Goju-Ryu Karate-Do as an intangible cultural treasure and to spreading this Art throughtout the nations of the world"