Today would have been the grand IFHE World Congress opening in Atlanta, USA. We dearly regret that we had to postpone this important event and networking opportunity for our profession.
Thanks to the committment of our host IFHE-US, we can look now forward to holding the IFHE World Congress 4-10 September 2022. Please save the date and don’t don’t miss this global event for home economics exchange.
Challenge to donate to climate
exhibitor-IFHE World Congress
The Exhibit Committee of the International
Federation of Home Economics (IFHE) 2020 World Congress, August 2-8
Atlanta, GA, is seeking donations to support the participation of Citizens’
Climate Lobby/Citizens’ Climate Education which works nationally and globally.
Since the theme of Congress is “Sustainable Development”, we think we really
need an exhibitor on climate issues and solutions.
This organization also wants to do an exhibit
and 60-minute interactive workshop to help us better understand the
complexities of this problem and solutions.
It has produced videos and other
science-based materials and info you could use in your professional practice.
cost of $1,000 is more than their budget allows. I feel strongly we need this
perspective so I am challenging you to make a tax-deductible donation
that I will match so that we can have access to this valuable information. You will receive a receipt for your donation
from IFHE-US. Send your check written to
IFHE-US with a memo for “climate exhibitor” to:
It’s not too late to submit an abstract(s) for
oral, poster, symposium, or workshop presentations! Share your new research and/or best practices
with your international colleagues.
Apply for a travel grant (up to $1,000) to support your participation in
Atlanta, Georgia, USA. All information,
including the Call for Abstract Announcement and Travel Grant Announcement can
be found on the Congress website. Follow the links to submit
your abstract(s) and travel grant application.
90 abstracts in the system that have not been submitted. Your abstract submission isn’t complete until
you click the final submit button and receive a confirmation number. You will also receive a confirmation email
that contains the number. To be sure
everyone has time to complete the submission process, the deadline has been
extended until September 15, 2019. After
this date, there will be no more extensions.
apply, you must create an account on the Congress website. It is not connected to the IFHE website.
you have forgotten your Congress website password, go to Reset Abstract
in the upper right corner select “Log In;” you will be prompted to change your
password. Wait five minutes for an
email. The link is only good for one
is looking forward to seeing you in Atlanta!