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  1. The Internet: a tool for advocacy

    In the first of a series of articles on the role the internet can play as a tool for advocacy, we take a look at www.idf.org in order to highlight recent changes to our own website, explain how the present content can be exploited, and preview some of the ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - Riley Philip

  2. Thinking global, acting local: World Diabetes Day 2001

    All around the world on 14 November 2001, untold numbers of healthcare professionals, pharmacists, decision makers, and people with diabetes and their friends and families celebrated World Diabetes Day (WDD). Millions of people worldwide received the messa ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - Riley Philip

  3. The year of the diabetic foot

    The human and economic consequences of the diabetic foot are extreme. Due to various complications of diabetes, a person’s foot can become vulnerable. Nerve ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - Karel Bakker Riley Philip

  4. IDF communications: 100% online

    Since its re-launch in mid 2001, the website of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) has increased its user base by more than 1000 new users per month. The statistics tell a positive story: in both October and November 2004, the website attracted mo ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - Baute Alain Riley Philip

  5. The year of the disadvantaged and the vulnerable

    The International Diabetes Federation is engaged in a global strategic plan to raise awareness of diabetes. One of the principal tools to help unite awareness-raising efforts worldwide is IDF’s World Diabetes Day campaign. Spread over 12 months, the campai ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:25 - - Riley Philip Rhys Williams

  6. Protecting our children worldwide: the first UN-observed World Diabetes Day

    focusing attention on the plight of children with diabetes around the world. The authors set the scene for ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:25 - - Francine Kaufman Riley Philip

  7. Know the warning signs of diabetes in children- World Diabetes Day 2008

    The World Diabetes Day campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. It is a multiple-stakeholder partnership that includes diabetes organizations and their members around the world and Official World Diabetes Day Pa ...

    admin - 07/08/2008 - 15:35 - - Francine Kaufman Riley Philip

  8. Understand diabetes and take control: World Diabetes Day 2009

    The World Diabetes Day campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. Created by the Federation and the World Health Organization in 1991, World Diabetes Day is an official United Nations Day. The campaign draws atten ...

    admin - 06/18/2009 - 14:58 - - Riley Philip Kerrita McClaughlyn