The European chapter of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF Europe) is organising a series ofactivities on the occasion of World Diabetes Day 2018 (WDD2018), which is the 14th November. Throughout the days 13, 14 and 15 November, IDF Europe will be at the European Commission in Brussels raising awareness on diabetes current challenges and opportunities. On the 13th, we will be present at the J-79 Atrium and in the BU5 Atrium on the 15th. Our Project and policy officer, Winne Ko together with our professional officer, Ernest Karuranga will offer a Lunch presentation Wednesday 14th from 12 to 14pm. The theme: "From individuals to families: key takeaways for the prevention of Type 2 diabetes".