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This White Book on IBD Research funded or promoted by IBD patient associations was presented at the World Symposium – 18 October 2012, Brussels . The White Book aims to become a handbook and reference...

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World Symposium on IBD Research funded by IBD patients associations

Global alliance against IBD

 

On 18 October 2012,  the European Federation of Crohn's & Ulcerative Colitis Associations (EFCCA) met  in Brussels with worldwide patient...

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Thanks to all those who participated in the Anaemia survey. We will be back soon with its results

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Watch the Join the fight against IBD Presentation Video

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Life and IBD is an online resource for people living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis.

This website is provided by EFCCA and its topics and content have been directed by a Steering Committee of leading experts and people with IBD, with working groups guiding each module, before...

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The EU project IPODD takes a pragmatic approach to IBDs by focusing on the final stages of gut damage.

Sergio Pistoi, IPODD Public Information Officer*

If criminals were behind inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs), it would be a band of terrorists, not lonely felons. Dozens of...

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EFCCA IS GLAD TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE WORLD IBD DAY WILL BE CELEBRATED IN BRUSSELS ON THE 19TH OF MAY ! IT’’S THE FIRST TIME WE ALL HAVE THE CHANCE TO RAISE AWARENESS AND GIVE PEOPLE WITH IBD A LOUDER VOICE IN EUROPE!

  • A REPRESENTATIVE FROM EACH NATIONAL MEMBER IS KINDLY INVITED TO...
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FEEDBACK FROM THE WORLD IBD DAY

Brussels, 19 May 2011

The sky is cloudy but weather forecasts are not very bad… fingers crossed.

9.45 AM – Marco Greco, Isabella Haaf and myself enter the Berlaymont building a little bit excited.

At 10...

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Adoption of the Code of Conduct removes the last barrier to the formal conclusion of the UNCRPD

The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD), which entered into force on 3 May 2008, is the first human rights Convention signed by the EU. All EU Member States have...

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BACK FROM SWITZERLAND: SMCCV 25th ANNIVERSARY

Last weekend EFCCA, represented by its Chair Marco Greco and myself, had the great honour to be invited to the SMCCV General Assembly celebrating its 25th anniversary. In a sunny and warm Friburg a significant number of delegates attended the...

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