Fred Hollows Foundation & International Diabetes Federation launch

On November 29, Susan Alberti spoke at the launch of an alliance between the International Diabetes Federation and Fred Hollows Foundation to tackle diabetic retinopathy globally. Sue’s only daughter Danielle lost the sight in her right eye due to the complications of type 1 diabetes. The global initiative was launched on the eve of the World Diabetes Congress beginning in Melbourne, which will attract more than 10,000 delegates from around the world.