What we do

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Give the gift of life to a child

You can provide a child in a less-resourced country with the insulin, strips, education and care they need for just a dollar a day. 


Life for a Child activities

  • Countries

    Life for a Child supports over 18,000 young people in 42 countries across South and Central America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East and South, Cental and East Asia. Find out more here.

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  • Research & Advocacy

     Life for a Child conducts clinical research, and assists local partners with the development of advocacy campaigns to improve diabetes care in young people. Life for a Child is steered by the overarching view to promote sustainable solutions within partner countries.

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  • Educational resources

    The purpose of this section is to make education materials more widely available to less-resourced countries. Here you can find diabetes education resources in various languages spoken in the countries we support. 

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  • Explore

    Life for a Child is an International Diabetes Federation program, with the vision: NO CHILD SHOULD DIE OF DIABETES.

  • Fundraising

    From climbing mountains to dance competitions, here you can find ideas and support for your fundraiser.

  • Connect with us

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