The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) hosted the very successful International Conference on Parenting, Child well-being and development from 23rd -24th October, 2018 in Qatar. Almost 200 experts from all over the world attended the conference with the focus on families and children in the MENA region. Precedent to the conference, IFHE had been invited to join a core group which developed a Civil Society Statement on Parenting. The statement was officially adopted at the last day of the conference.
Please find more Information about the Conference here and the Statement here
Submitted by: Dr. Christiane Pakula, IFHE Treasurer General, Germany
The Philippines Home Economics Association (PHEA) after having founded 1948 by the late Dr. Helena Zoila Tirona BENITEZ has grown and developed into a national non-governmental organisation bringing together individuals, institutions, and organisations in order to improve Home Economics education and its allied discipline.
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Submitted by: Mr. Albert M. ROSADA, Vice President Philippines Home Economics Association (PHEA)
16th - 18th March 2017
International Growth & Development Conference (IGD Conference 2017)
"Healthy Ageing: Paediatric to Geriatric"
Al Bustan RotanaHotel - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Health is a basic human right!!! Optimising individual physical, social and mental well-being is an essential element of health development throughout the life course.
The IGD Conference 2017 with the theme of "Healthy Ageing: Paediatric to Geriatric" is the first conference to be held in the region. It will feature leading keynote speakers, session speakers and poster presenters. Researchers will present their research on topics related to healthy ageing, along with age-related changes in metabolism and body composition, as well as the effects of conditions that develop during the ageing process.
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6th - 10th August 2017
"Tradition and Innovation: Home Economics Challenges for Sustainable Living"
National Olympics Memorial Youth Center (NYC) - Tokyo, Japan
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