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.

IFFD Family Perspective hosts their International Advocacy Workshop

IFFD Family Perspective hosted the 9th edition of the IFFD International Advocacy Workshop. The event was attended by 118 students and young professionals from 34 countries and diverse cultural and academic backgrounds together with a group of senior observers. The objective of the course was to critically assess the field of international human rights and development advocacy, its institutions, strategies,…

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.

Panel in the 2021 IAPF congress

The Instituto de Análisis de Política Familiar (IAPF) from Mexico organized its 2nd Congress on Family Policies, with a particular focus on the Latin American region. The director of International Relations of IFFD presented the conclusions of the SDGs & Families project during a panel on Family Policies.

Panel in the 2021 IAPF congress 1st march

During the second lockdown period due to the coronavirus pandemic, IFFD has continued to participate in different events, held online due to those circunstances. The Instituto de Análisis de Política Familiar (IAPF) from Mexico organized its 2nd Congress on Family Policies, with a particular focus in the Latin American region. The conference lasted for two days and explored the context and…

Panel in the 2021 DIFI conference 24th february

The Doha Family International Institute organized an online conference to draw an integrated picture of the phenomenon of marriage in the world, with a particular focus in the Arab regular. The conference delved into multiple faces of marriage by addressing: the socio-economic factors affecting marriage; reasons behind declining rates and delay of marriage; increases in the material costs of marriage;…

European Meeting on Demographic Challenges

The European Economic and Social Committee has held an input session for the drafting of an opinion entitled ‘Demographic challenges in the EU in light of economic and development inequalities’, to look into mitigating the negative demographic trends in EU Member States, at the request of the Croatian Presidency and with the participation of experts including Ignacio Socias as representative…

European network of family experts

Organized by the Maria Kopp Institute for Demography and Families, a meeting of a European network of experts from 12 countries have gathered in Budapest for a meeting.

International Family Congress

IFFD has participated in the closing panel of the 9th International Family Congress organized by the Universidad de La Sabana (Bogotá), and has also been awarded by the organizers.