The elected IDF representatives for the South and Central America (SACA) region are:
Chair 2013-2015: Edwin Jimenez, Costa Rica
Chair Elect: Ammar Ibrahim, Dominican Republic
Execitive Regional Committee:
The IDF South and Central America Region encompasses 19 countries and territories. More than 26 million people in the region currently have diabetes.
IDF South and Central American Action Plan
The South and Central American action plan was developed following a meeting on October 7 2008 and identifies the urgent actions that are needed to stem the growth of the disease.