Home Economics focuses on households as building blocks of societies. It addresses complex, interrelated economic, social and ecological aspects of everyday living and promotes the acknowledgement of our global interdependence.
The International Federation for Home Economics (IFHE) is the leading voice in Home Economics. It provides a global forum for Home Economists to advance the profession and achieve a sustainable living for individuals, families and their communities. IFHE was founded in 1908 and holds consultative status with the UN.
We strive to achieve optimal and sustainable living conditions for individuals, families and households through responsible management of resources. Our aim is to
We share the commitment to protect families, to promote equal rights for men and women and to support the education of children, community education and vocational training.
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