World School Milk Day approaches, By Maretha Vermaak, Milk SA

As we soon approach World School Milk Day on 28 September, IDF would like to highlight the importance of school milk programmes (SMPs), which contribute to children’s development across the globe. School milk programmes have been recognised over a century ago for their contribution to nutritional adequacy, health, and learning. Milk and dairy products are […]

Accelerating climate action in dairy, by Dr María Sánchez Mainar

The United Nations COP 27 on Climate, which will take place this November in Egypt, will be an opportunity to discuss agriculture and food systems and how dairy climate actions can be part of the solution. The global dairy sector is fully committed to reducing its impact on GHG emissions, water and land use and […]

The IDF World Dairy Summit 2022 concluded with impressive results

September 19, 2022, Brussels. Under the theme “Dairy for Nutrition and Livelihood”, the IDF World Dairy Summit 2022 ended last week after four days of conferences, panel discussions, side events, posters session, networking, cultural activities, and technical and social tours. During four entire days, over 1,500 national and international dairy leaders, experts, farmers, processors and […]

United States to Host IDF World Dairy Summit 2023 in Chicago

The United States will host the International Dairy Federation (IDF) World Dairy Summit, the world’s biggest dairy conference, in October 2023 at Chicago’s famed McCormick Place conference center, IDF and the U.S. National Committee of the IDF (US-IDF) announced today. The honour provides an opportunity to showcase the dairy sector’s innovations in sustainability, nutrition and […]

IDF launches the 2022 edition of the World Dairy Situation Report

The well-expected 2022 edition of the IDF World Dairy Situation Report is now available. Again this year, the report is providing to all actors and stakeholders of the dairy chain with relevant data and analysis on the global production, processing, trade, prices and consumption of milk and dairy products. The report was launched today during […]

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to inaugurate IDF WDS 2022 on Sept 12

India accounts for 23 per cent of global milk production bringing together 8 crore dairy farmers producing 210 MT annually. Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India will inaugurate the IDF World Dairy Summit 2022, a congregation of global and Indian dairy industry leaders, experts, farmers and policy planners centring around the theme of […]

Message from Chairman, NDDB and Member Secretary of IDF

On behalf of the Indian National Committee of the International Dairy Federation, it is my pleasure to invite all the great scientists, academicians, dairy professionals, dairy researchers, business delegates, dairy farmers, consumers and students from all over the world to attend the World’s Biggest Dairy Conference i.e. IDF World Dairy Summit 2022 from 12th September […]

IDF World Dairy Summit 2022 is only a month away

International Dairy Federation (IDF) World Dairy Summit 2022, which will take place in India’s New Delhi-NCR from September 12-15 this year, is only a month away from its opening. Dairy stakeholders from all over the world would participate, which is considered to be the most coveted event in the dairy sector worldwide. Mr Piercristiano Brazzale, […]