IF has increasing influence in international issues, which are likely to affect people with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus and their families and is cooperating with other NGOs to defend the rights of people with disabilities worldwide.
IF focuses in particular on:
- Human rights and inclusion of people with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus
- The rights of children with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus in developing countries
- Prevention and issues related to bio-ethics and prenatal diagnosis