Long-term projects


Completed projects

STOP Diabetes: Health related behavior and risk perception in women with lifestyle related metabolic diseases at high risk of diabetes (LT07-121)

A translation randomized trial of culturally specific lifestyle intervention for diabetes prevention in India (LT07-115)

Evaluation of Risk Factors in the development of Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease in a Young Urban Population in Sri Lanka (LT07-108)

Improving access to HbA1c measurement in sub Saharan Africa (LT07-135)

The Jordan Diabetes Micro-Clinic Project: Community Ownership and Awarness (LT07-157)

A randomized trial of effects of translation of intervention of gestational diabetes into the three-level prenatal care network of Tianjin, China (LT09-227)
DEMOJUAN - Demonstration area for primary prevention of type 2 diabetes, JUAN Mina and Soledad, Barranquilla, Colombia (LT09-258)
Effectiveness of a Peer Support Program in Disease Management Regarding Improvement of Metabolic Control, Diabetes Management Self-Efficacy, Quality of Life, and Risk Profile (LT09-261)
Project SEED: Support, Education and Evaluation in Diabetes (LT09-277)
Families Defeating Diabetes (FDD): Canadian Intervention for family-centered diabetes prevention following gestational diabetes (GDM) (LT10-334)
Mobile Phone Diabetes Self-Management Support: a multi-country analysis of its implementation in existing Diabetes Self-Management Education Programmes in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cambodia and the Philippines (LT10-341)

Ongoing projects

Peer-led and Telehealth Interventions for Diabetes Prevention in Maracaibo, Venezuela (LT10-342)
“Gestational Diabetes: Things you need to know (but maybe don’t)” – Design, Development, Pilot and Evaluation of a DVD for women with Gestational Diabetes (LT10-346)


BRIDGES (Bringing Research in Diabetes to Global Environments and Systems) is a programme of the International Diabetes Federation, and supported by an educational grant from Lilly Diabetes.