Family and sustainable development in Africa

Family and sustainable development in Africa

The first International Conference about Family and Sustainable Development in Nigeria was celebrated in Lagos on June 28, on “Achieving the Educational Perspective”. It was organized by the Nigerian Institute for Work and Family Integration (IWFI) and co-organized by IFFD and other local and international partners. More...
IFFD Paper 65. An often untapped potential

IFFD Paper 65. An often untapped potential

This year’s observance of the International Day of Families focused on the role of families and family oriented policies in promoting education and overall well being of their members. In particular, the Day raised awareness of the role of families in promoting early childhood education and lifelong learning opportunities for children and youth. Consequently, the observance also highlighted the importance of parental education for the welfare of children, as developing parental skills have an often untapped potential to contribute to the achievement of sustainable development goal no. 4: “Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.” Download Paper...
Training session for moderators in Poland

Training session for moderators in Poland

Akademia Familijna organized at the end of May a training session for moderators and team leaders in Krakow, bringing together 70 people from 4 cities in the south of the country. They carried out moderator tests, coordinated by the director of the Center for Family Enrichment in Poland, Janusz Wardak. Leticia Rodríguez de Santiago, Director of Family Enrichment for IFFD talked about IFFD activity on each...
Mexico. LAR Convention

Mexico. LAR Convention

LAR Convention. The LAR Association held its 8th National Convention in Aguascalientes on May 19-21, with the title “United parents, strong children”. This event brought together around 300 participants, directors and moderators from the 17 Family Enrichment centers located in different regions of the...