The IDF Africa Region currently represents 35 diabetes organisations in 32 countries. The Region has a very cosmopolitan population consisting of mostly Bantus and Arabs, with significant Indian, European and Chinese migrant communities located in Eastern and Southern Africa and on the islands of Madagascar and Seychelles.
The elected IDF Representatives for the Africa Region for 2016-17 are:
Chair: Dr Ahmed Reja, Ethiopia
Chair Elect: Dr Naby Balde, Guinea