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About IDF MENA Region

The IDF Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region covers a wide area in North Africa and West-Asia, extending from Pakistan in the east to Morocco in the west. The majority of countries in this vast and geographically important area fall under the umbrella of IDF. The MENA Region currently consists of 20 member associations.

MENA Region is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide. IDF’s Brings together, the stakeholders of the global community of diabetes in a collaborative effort to identify common objectives and coordination of activities in order to achieve these goals.

The plan will enable IDF/ MENA member associations to develop National Diabetes Programs designed to prioritize diabetes within national healthcare frameworks, through improved access to treatment, as well as ways to improve care and treatment.

MENA members Associations

Afghanistan; Algeria; Bahrain; Egypt; Iran; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Morocco; Oman; Pakistan; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Sudan; Syria; Tunisia; U.A.E; Yemen;

Our Mission

The mission of the International Diabetes Federation is to advance diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide.
Our strategic goals are to:

  • Drive change at all levels, from local to global, to prevent diabetes and increase access to essential medicines.
  • Develop and encourage best practice in diabetes policy, management and education.
  • Advance diabetes treatment, prevention and cure through scientific research.
  • Advance and protect the rights of people with diabetes, and combat discrimination.