Family Enrichment

The primary mission of Family Enrichment is to provide parents with the tools they need to reach their full potential as educators of their children, and to develop their very own personal and family plan.

Family Perspective

IFFD works hard to make sure that the family perspective is taken into consideration by international organisms when making decisions and recommendations.


IFFD Paper 69. The intergenerational effect

The number of children, adolescents and youth who are excluded from education fell steadily in the decade following 2000, but UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) data show that this progress essentially stopped in recent years.

Temperament, Character and Personality in family relations

Know each other better to love each other better

Conference in Athens. Sunday 26th of November of 2017.

Leticia Rodríguez de Santiago, director of the Family Enrichment Program of IFFD, will talk about the principal traits of a person’s temperament, character and personality

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World Cities Day 2017

Celebrating the World Cities Day, October 31, IFFD co-organized and took part on the event Accessible Cities United, Enabling future cities to be smart.

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Training for young people in Canada

Family Enrichment Toronto is lauching the IFFD’s Program Personal Project, a course designed for singles in their 20s and early 30s.

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Training in Zürich

On September 23 & 24, a moderator training course took place in Zürich. Around 27 people took part in the theoretical and practical sessions on moderating IFFD’s programs using the case study methodology, as part of their training for the setting up of new Family Enrichment courses in the near future.

Family Day in Kazakhstan

Family Day in Kazakhstan

September 3 was the Day of the Family in Kazakhstan. The city of Almaty organized a family fair in collaboration with the different associations who work on family matters.


IFFD Paper 68. A more accurate focus

A focus on deprivation is fundamental to human development. Poverty is multifaceted and thus multidimensional. The dimensions of poverty go far beyond inadequate income.

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XX International Family Congress

London, October 18-20, 2019

IFFD will hold the twentieth edition of its International Family Congress from October 18-20, 2019 at the “QEII Centre” in London.


The International Federation for Family Development (IFFD) is a non-governmental, independent, and non-profit federation, whose primary mission is to support families through training.

IFFD programs are based on a participative methodology, the objective of which is to help parents to improve their relationships with their spouses and develop their child-rearing skills, in order to confront the daily challenges faced by families with confidence, flexibility and good humour.