NCFR Annual Conference
The 2018 NCFR Annual Conference has taken place in San Diego (California, USA) from November 7ht 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’
Presentation of the Venice Declaration
A Panel Discussion in Observance of the World Cities Day 2018 has been held in the UN HQ in New York to present the outcome of the project promoted by IFFD on cities, co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Ecuador and Malaysia to the United Nations, UN-DESA Division for Inclusive Social Development and UN-HABITAT.
International Conference on Parenting
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.
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.
Event on the World Cities Day
The World Cities Day (31 October) will be observed at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City with the presentation of the Venice Declaration in an event co-organized by several Member States, UN DESA, UN Habitat and all the territories signing it as Founding Members.
UN Annual Report of Families
The annual Report on the Implementation of the objectives of the International Year of the Family and its follow-up processes was presented to the Third Committee of the General Assembly at its seventy-third session last week by Daniela Bas, director of the Division for Inclusive Social Development.
Conference in Salerno
A conference on ‘Child care and Support for Minors’ has gathered more than one hundred practicioners and experts from different Italian regions.
Presentations in Madrid and Barcelona
The Synthesis Report of the SDGs&Families Global Research Project has been presented in Madrid and Barcelona, with the participation of many representatives of public authorities and civil society.
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All in together
A new report features Champion (Ohio, USA), an intergenerational shared site that pairs younger generations with older adults in the same physical location, with periodic activities or programs that bring them together.
Italian Large Families Association
The annual general assembly of the Italian Association of large families has taken place in Bellaria Igea Marina, together with an international congress on horizontal education among siblings.