The 19th World Diabetes Congress, organized by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, on 3-7 December 2006. This conference is special in terms both of its organization and its focus. A
combination of in-house congress management and the close involvement of African diabetes organizations will ensure that the conference provides a popular and productive forum for the discussion of a broad range of diabetes issues of
local and global relevance. The IDF Congress Unit reports.
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