One of IDF Europe's main activities is Policy and advocacy and perform both at European and at regional-national level.
At European level, our main targets of IDF Europe are the EU Institutions (European Parliament and European Commission), the Council of Europe and the World Health Organization European Region.
At national level, the Federation acts as a bridge for its Members by informing them on the latest policy developments Europe-wide. This way, national members can perfom their policy and advocay activities at natinal level, taking EU level ones as a reference.
The role of Members of Parliaments at the National and European level is crucial to develop and implement policies to support the prevention of diabetes and its complications and improve the care and lives of people with diabetes in Europe. The following persons have already signed the Diabetes Pledge:
Join IDF Europe and its 72 national Member associations in 47 European countries in our effort to prevent diabetes and provide a better life for people living with the disease in Europe. Sign the Diabetes Pledge, available in seven languages, send it back to us by email (IMPACT@idf-europe.org). We will then contact you to discuss the most fruitful way(s) to collaborate and support diabetes in your country.