To work for the well-being of families by establishing bonds among all the interested organizations around the world. To further and promote co-ordination of public and private bodies sharing the Union’s aims. To strengthen ties of solidarity among families around the world. To pool problems and seek appropriate solutions. To improve the condition of families.
Priority issues: Family; education; welfare; women; health.
III World Family Conference on "The Voice of the Families in the Dialogue among Civilizations", held on 14 and 15 March 2002 at UNESCO HQ.