IDF member since
Number of members
Samanes 6 Mz 978 V.2, Guayaquil, Ecuador


Fundación Aprendiendo a Vivir con Diabietes (FUVIDA) was established in 2006. It brings together people with type 1 diabetes, offering education and continuous treatment. FUVIDA is a centre recognized by hospitals and health centres that send to them newly diagnosed children and young people with diabetes.

Main Focus

  • Education
  • Treatment

Message from the President

Dr Aracely Basurto Calderon “As a FUVIDA representative, I feel very honored to receive this prestigious recognition. Being a Member of IDF, and belonging to the SACA region is now for FUVIDA Ecuador, the maximum achievement. Our commitment, dedication, will remain with high standards. We will continue working as we are convinced that diabetes is a condition but not a handicap, and that together we will achieve great things.