The 2021 observance of the International Day of Families focused on the impacts of new technologies on the well-being of families and follows-up on the theme of the 59th session of the Commission for Social Development. The event was moderated by Olivier Yao, president of the International Federation for Family Development (IFFD).
The conference took place in Warsaw on May 17th in Warsaw with a hybrid formula (combining presential and online participation). It was organized by Projekt PL and was co-sponsored by IFFD, to celebrate the International Day of Families.
During the fourth week of May, Samuel Carpintero, Managing Director of IFFD Foundation, held several meetings in Mexico City and Monterrey with people involved in raising money for the endowment fund as well as with prospective major donors.