The mission of the International Diabetes Federation is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide.

Our strategic goals are to:

  • Drive change at all levels, from local to global, to prevent diabetes and increase access to essential medicines.
  • Develop and encourage best practice in diabetes policy, management and education.
  • Advance diabetes treatment, prevention and cure through scientific research.
  • Advance and protect the rights of people with diabetes, and combat discrimination.