Training for young people in Canada

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. Some weeks ago, on September 30th, a demo session of this program was held, with a high level  of satisfaction from the 40 young people who took part (22 young women and 18 young men). 32 of them have already signed up for the course which starts on October...
Training in Zürich

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. VFE – Vereinigung Familie & Erziehung was in charge of organizing the event, and expert IFFD moderators travelled from Barcelona, Spain to lend their...
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 had its own stand and participated in the celebration, taking part in the...
IFFD Paper 68. A more accurate focus

IFFD Paper 68. A more accurate focus

Using the Multidimensional Poverty Index to reach the SDGs A focus on deprivation is fundamental to human development. Poverty is multifaceted and thus multidimensional. The dimensions of poverty go far beyond inadequate income. It involves poor health and nutrition, low education and skills, inadequate livelihoods, bad housing conditions, social exclusion and lack of participation. Money-based measures are important, but deprivations in other dimensions and their overlap also need to be considered, especially because households facing multiple deprivations are likely to be in worse situations than income poverty measures suggest. The Global Multidimensional Poverty Index was introduced in the Human Development Report 2010 and has been updated every year since then. Download IFFD Paper...
XX International Family Congress

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 theme of the congress will be Family, the face of...