Conferences

In December 2013, IDF organized the World Diabetes Congress in Melbourne, Australia. The Young Leaders in Diabetes Programme (YLD) has taken this opportunity to organize the 2nd edition of the YLD Leadership Training. Participating in the YLD Leadership Training and attending the World Diabetes Congress provided the Young Leaders with leadership skills, connected them to other Young Leaders from around the world and introduced them to the wider world of the International Diabetes Federation…
On the 21st July 2012 the African Diabetes Youth Programme brought together 43 young people between 15 and 21 years, 22 nurses and 21 doctors from Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Guinea and Congo to help raise the profile of diabetes in Africa and help to support patients with education…
The IDF World Congress in Dubai was the staging ground for the first international young leaders in diabetes leadership training programme. 85 young people with type 1 diabetes, 20 to 30 years of age, representing 55 countries from all around the world…