Family Policies and SDGs In Argentina

The Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, attended on May 30th the Chamber of Deputies of the Nation of Argentina to participate in the first day of debate about the importance of public family policies for social development. The event was attended by legislators, Unicef ​​representatives and international experts.

Family panel: Bogotá

In order to analyze the role of the family to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations, the Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, has participated as a speaker in a panel held by the Institute of the Family of La Sabana University (Bogotá).The event, celebrated on March 26th, reunited different experts; Juan Pablo Angulo, Director…

Event on parenting and inclusion

A Side Event on ‘Positive Parenting and Social Inclusion: Vulnerability of Families with Children’ has been held on April 4th at the UN HQ during the Commission on Population and Development, organized by IFFD with the Permanent Missions of Malaysia, Qatar, Italy and Ghana.

Conference in Poland

The Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, has participated as a speaker in the 1st International Scientific Conference of Research on Family Services. The event, celebrated on March 10-13 reunited international experts: prof. Jane Wathuta (Strathmore University, Kenya), prof. Lene Mosegaard Soebjerg (VIA University College, Denmark), prof. Oleksandr Dluhopolskyi (Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine), prof. Mika Aotake (Osaka University, Japan),…

Family Week in Trento

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.

Panel Discussion in Istanbul

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.

NCFR Annual Conference

The 2018 NCFR Annual Conference has taken place in San Diego (California, USA) from November 7th to November 10th, with nearly 1,500 participants under the theme ‘Families and Cultural Intersections in a Global Context: Innovations in Research, Practice, and Policies’. The director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, participated as a speaker.

International Conference on Parenting (Qatar)

The Doha International Family Institute, in collaboration with UNICEF-MENARO, has organized an international conference on ‘Parenting, Child Wellbeing, and Development’ to highlight the importance of investing in parents and parenting strategies, programs, laws, and policies at all levels. In this picture: conference on Parenting, Child Wellbeing and Development: High-Level Panel on Investing in Parenting Education Programs. Wadih Maalouf, Programme Manager,…

Civil Society Meeting

A meeting with some of the most important international representatives of Civil Society has been held in Doha, organized by the Doha International Family Institute in collaboration with the International Federation for Family Development.

Conference in Salerno

The director of international relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, has participated as a speaker in a conference organizated by Regione Campania. This event, held in Salerno (2nd October), has gathered more than one hundred practicioners and experts from different Italian regions.