On occasion of World Diabetes Day 2015, Dr Tim Lobstein (Director of Policy of the World Obesity Federation) has written the following article on how the right to food is an essential human right. You can also read it on the World Obesity Federation’s website.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 14:24
The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD) have signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) aligning both organisations and improving the flow of best practices. The agreements were signed by the presidents of IDF and ISPAD during the annual EASD meeting in Stockholm in September.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Fri, 08/28/2015 - 10:39
The International Diabetes Federation has launched a new call for applications for its Recognised Education Programme. The programme recognises courses offered by organisations for health professionals in diabetes education and management that are consistent with the IDF International Curriculum for Health Professionals in Diabetes.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Fri, 06/19/2015 - 16:00
Former International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Vice-President Debbie Jones was recently recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2015. The honours system, published every year on New Year and on the Queen's official birthday in June, recognises individuals who have made achievements in public life and improved the lives of others.