11 Oct The International Federation of Blood Donors Organitations signs the Pledge to Peace
11 October 2015 – The International Federation of Blood Donors Organizations (IFBDO) with headquarters In Monaco has signed the Brussels Declaration Pledge to Peace on the occasion of the 5th edition of their international conference.
The Pledge has been signed by the IFBDO’s President, Gianfranco Massaro at the presence of the Italian Deputy Minister of the Interior, Senator Filippo Bubbico, the President of the Percorsi Association and the Pledge’s Secretariat, Piero Scutari, and the heads and representatives of blood donor associations from all over Europe.
Signing the Pledge to Peace is an encouragement for all European Blood Donor Organizations to contribute to the building of a culture of peace and dignity that puts the needs of the Individual at its center.
On the occasion, the Board of the Italian Blood Donors Organization (AVIS) and the Donor Organizations from Denmark, Greece and Portugal expressed their intention to sign of the Pledge and their interest in participating to the international project “Medicine for Peace”.