Advocacy events

Last update: 24/03/2020

IDF events aim to highlight the main diabetes-related challenges. They are an occasion to defends the rights of people with diabetes and request policies to improve their wellbeing.

For the past few years, IDF has organised side events to the World Health Assembly (WHA), the decision-making body of WHO. Click on the sections below to learn more about our events.

WHA 2019 visual   WHA 2018 visual   WHA 2017 visual
 
       
SIDE EVENT TO WHA 2019
 
SIDE EVENT TO WHA 2018
 
SIDE EVENT TO WHA 2017

Click here to read more about the IDF side event "Joining forces to fight CVD in people with diabetes: pathways to solutions".

Click here to read more about the IDF side event "Nutrition education and IDF action to tackle obesity and prevent type 2 diabetes".

Click here to read more about the IDF side event "Access to diabetes medicines and care in underserved populations: patient, health worker, government and multisectoral perspectives on policy".

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