Mobilising for diabetes
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.
26th September 2017, - Committee of the Regions, Brussels
An exhibition at the Committee of the Regions (CoR) in Brussels hosted by Birgitta Sacredeus Member of Dalarna County Council, Sweden.
Blood glucose testing is available for members of the CoR and Staff. A total of 120 tests were performed and 7 CoR policy makers signed the diabetes pledge.
We thank Ms Weronika Kowalska, our staff exchange from Poland for designing and building the exhibition and Ms Viviane De Laveleye for performing the blood glucose testing.