The 7th edition of the Family Festival took place in Trento from 3 to 9 December, under the topic of ‘Quality of life and competitiveness of the territory: an international perspective’. The inaugural event counted with the regional president, experts from OEDC, the director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, and other stakeholders as speakers.
Participants in a First Steps Program pilot in Israel celebrated the end of the course by getting together in a family environment and enjoying a cake baked by one of the participants. The program ended in late September and was promoted by a Family Enrichment team.
As every year, at the beginning of Autumn a training session for IFFD Programs’ coordinators was held in the New York region. The LIFE event (Leadership Initiative for Family Enrichment) was held at IESE’s NY headquarters with 40 people attending, including 6 participants from the city of Buffalo, where recently a Marital Love 1 Program was launched.
Panel Discussion on Opportunities and Challenges of Families in the Modern Era, moderated by Ignacio Socias, Director of International Relations, IFFD, at the Woman and Justice Summit 2018 organized by hashtag#Kadem in Istanbul (November 24th), with Fehmi Bilge, Dimiter Philipov, Kemal Sayar and Gunhild O. Hagestad.