Annual Report 2021

The IFFD Foundation has just published the annual report. It provides detailed information about the activities carried out in 2021. DOWNLOAD PDF

IFFD Spain Summit

Celebrated in Seville, 170 people from many Spanish cities participated in this event to share experiences and get informed about all the projects and resources that we are receiving from the differents IFFD Teams.

Commission on Population and Development 2022

Alejandro Vazquez, from IFFD, participated together with other experts. He contributed with recommendations for urban families to reduce the effects of poverty and social exclusion on children in need of support and protection.

Fundraising activities in Mexico and Central America

During January and February, Samuel Carpintero, Managing Director of IFFD Foundation, held several meetings in Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador with people involved in raising money for the endowment fund as well as with prospective major donors.

Personal Project in The Netherlands

Over 20 youngsters enrolled  in the Personal Project Program and attended the sessions, taking on relevant aspects of their vital project such as professional career, relationships (friends, family and significant other) as well as their own personal growth. This program is a great platform for exploring these aspects of life.

Meeting of the board of delegates of Family-Reponsive Cities

The Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, participated in a meeting of the Board of Delegates of Family-Responsive cities. It was celebrated in the Senate of the Mexican Republic on February 15th, 16th and 17th, with representatives from Brazil, France, Italy, and other European countries, to coordinate the future actions of the project and the preparations for the 30th Anniversary of the…

Personal Project in Budapest

Over 20 youngsters enrolled last November in the Personal Project Program and attended the sessions, taking on relevant aspects of their vital project such as professional career, relationships (friends, family and significant other) as well as their own personal growth. This program is a great platform for exploring these aspects of life.

Meetings and events in Mexico

The director of International Relations of IFFD visited Mexico again and took part in different meetings and events, together with the Mexican Instituto de Análisis de Política Familiar, to promote the Venice Declaration and the preparations for the 30th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family.

Online Focus Group: Families and Urbanization

This Focus Group was organized on November 18th in preparation for the World Urban Forum and the 30th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family. ‘Families and Urbanization’ is included in one of the megatrends established by the United Nations Secretariat.

Accesion to the Venice Declaration

On 25th October, the Regional Assembly adopted the position to approve the accession of the region to the Venice Declaration as a new member of the Inclusive Cities for Sustainable Families project. The document was signed by Marshal Piotr Całbecki and the President of the Regional Assembly Elżbieta Piniewska. The guest of the session was Ignacio Socias, director at the International…