Meeting on inclusive cities
A new meeting of the ‘Inclusive Cities for Sustainable Families’ project has been hold under the auspices of the Regional Council of Veneto, with the participation of the the Director of the UN Division for Social Policy and Development, the president of the European Social Network Elisan and IFFD.
New UNICEF Executive Director
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Henrietta H. Fore to succeed Anthony Lake as UNICEF Executive Director from 1st January, 2018.
New UN Report on family issues
The report focuses on recent initiatives towards the implementation of the
objectives of the International Year of the Family and its follow-up processes by
Member States, United Nations entities and civil society.
A week of events in Ecuador
IFFD has co-organized with its local member a series of events on family issues in Quito and Guayaquil, to raise awareness on the relevance of the Sustainable Development Agenda for the future of the country.
At the National Assembly of Ecuador
The Director of International Relations of IFFD addressed the National Assembly of Ecuador as part of a series of meetings with members of the Parliament and other politicians and lawmakers in Quito and Guayaquil.
Meeting of the SDGs&Families Project
The Third Global Meeting of the SDGs&Families Project promoted by IFFD has been held at the UN HQ and UNICEF HQ in New York, with the participation of experts and observers from all over the world.
Fathers and daughters
The Permanent Mission of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam has sponsored an event organized by the NGO Committee on the Family – New York and the Universal Peace Federation at the United Nations HQ on the role of the fathers in empowering their daughters.
Cities for families
A meeting to to organize the launching of the Inclusive Cities for Sustainable Families global project has been held in Venice, with the participation of several experts.
2017 American Family Survey
On November 16, AEI and the Brookings Institution hosted a panel discussion for the release of the third annual American Family Survey, a project sponsored by Deseret News and the Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy at Brigham Young University.
Week of events in Brazil
The International Federation for Family Development (IFFD) has organized with other national organizations a series of events on family issues in Brazil to raise awareness on the relevance of the Sustainable Development Agenda for the future of the country.