IDF Europe Policy Issues

Diabetes and diabetes-related issue affect a wide range of European policy areas. IDF Europe aims at covering all of these to make sure the rights of people with diabetes are protected and that their needs are met.

Below is an overview of the policy issues covered by IDF Europe. We invite you to check our website regularly as we will be uploading content on each of these policy issues on an ongoing basis.

Diabetes Prevention

  • Healthy living
  • Healthy ageing
  • Influenza
  • Nutrition 
  • Women
  • Food Labelling


Right-based issues

  • Driving license
  • School
  • Working places
  • Job applications
  • Insurance
  • Accessibility to medication and medical devices
  • Cross border healthcare


Other issues

  • E-health
  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Diabetes and Non-Communicable Diseases
  • Professional qualifications
  • Youth
  • Research
  • Technological devices for diabetes