DIAFI is an international initiative led by IWGDF and UNFM in order to help the implementation worlwide of footcare programs to prevent diabetes related amputations.
Because « Together we are stronger », DIAFI is an open platform to share expertise and tools.
DIAFI benefits already, as a starting point, from the expertise of :
IWGDF (International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot). Created in ..
UNFM (Université Numérique Francophone Mondiale). Created in 2005, UNFM has expertise in distant learning and web conferences, as well as data collection and statistics. UNFM has gained experience in training francophone countries, for example the e-diabete training.
DESG (Diabetes Education Study Group of EASD). Created in 1980 this group has developped methods for patient and heallhcare professionals education.
Many contacts are ongoing to extend the DIAFI network.