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The IDF e-library showcases the variety of resources that IDF has available for health professionals, researchers, policy makers, advocates and people living with or affected by diabetes. All publications are available for download and a selection of resources can be purchased.

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Latest resources

  • IDF SACA guidelines cover

    Guía de Práctica Clínica de Educación en Diabetes

    La Guía de Práctica Clínica de Educación en Diabetes, es el resultado del trabajo articulado de la Región SACA de la FID y de profesionales especializados en educación en diabetes de los países de América Latina y el mundo. La Guía, dirigida a profesionales de la salud, está desarrollada para sistematizar prácticas educativas basadas en evidencia, para promover, conservar y recuperar la salud de las personas con diabetes con el propósito de reducir y minimizar complicaciones agudas y crónicas que podrían presentarse; y establecer contenidos básicos que debe abarcar un programa de educación dirigido a personas con diabetes.

    The Clinical Practice Guideline on Diabetes Education has been produced by the IDF South and Central America (SACA) Region, involving health professionals specialised in diabetes education from the region and beyond. The Guide, targeted at health professionals, aims to standardise evidence-based educational practices to improve the health of people with diabetes by reducing the risk of acute and chronic complications; and establishing basic content to be included in education programmes for people with diabetes.

  • Annual Report 2021 cover

    Annual Report 2021

    The IDF Annual Report 2021 features the main activities and projects of the Federation in 2021. These include the IDF Virtual Congress 2021, the 10th edition of the IDF Diabetes Atlas and awareness and advocacy activities to mark World Diabetes Day and the centenary of the discovery of insulin.

  • Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes:  a Joint Approach to Halt the Rise

    Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes: a Joint Approach to Halt the Rise

    A policy brief by IDF and World Obesity Federation that provides diabetes and obesity advocates, healthcare professionals and policymakers with recommendations on the actions required to prevent, manage and treat both conditions effectively.

  • IDF Guide to Data-driven Advocacy

    IDF Guide to Data-driven Advocacy

    The IDF Guide to Data-Driven Advocacy compiles information and advice that will help people interested in diabetes and health-related advocacy to find, interpret and use data for effective diabetes advocacy. It can also be a useful resource for researchers, providing insight on how they can support diabetes advocates to drive change.

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