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…

Forum of the the Kuyavian-Pomeranian region

The eleventh edition of the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Social Economy Forum 2021 started with an online event on 19th October. It counted with speakers from the region of Veneto in Italy, the Division for Social Inclusion Development in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations, the International Federation for Family Development and the Directorate General of Health and…

Budapest Demographic Summit

The Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, had participated in a panel on Demography and Sustainability, together with other experts of civil society representatives and members of governments in Central Europe.

2021 International Day of Families on ‘Families and New Technologies’

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).

Conference on ‘Family-responsive policies in the digital era’

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.

Annual Report 2020

The IFFD Foundation has just published the annual report. It provides detailed information about the activities carried out in 2020. DOWNLOAD PDF

Fundraising activities in Mexico

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.