NEWS:

During the past Annual Conference in September 2011 in Leiden, the different ILC centres honoured the contribution of Dr Robert Butler and Mr Shigeo Morioka in founding the ILC.

During the past Annual Conference in September 2011 in Leiden, the different ILC centres honoured the contribution of Dr Robert Butler and Mr Shigeo Morioka in founding the ILC.

Dr Butler, former co-President of the ILC Global Alliance, passed away on July 4, 2010. His role as a visionary leader in the field of ageing represents a legacy for the ILCs around the world.

Mr Morioka served as Co-President of the ILC Global Alliance until his retirement from the Board of Directors in September 2011. Mr Morioka was invested with the title of President Emeritus of the ILC for his invaluable input in the creation of the ILC Global Alliance.

Please find the citation given to Dr. Butler and Mr. Morioka below.

Documents:

Citation (PDF)

Get the free PDF reader

TOP STORIES

The President of ILC-BR, Alexandre Kalache, is currently in Australia advancing the ageing agenda of the South Australian Government.

On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, the Columbia Aging Center celebrates the participants in its digital narrative project “Exceeding Expectations” (exceedingexpectations.nyc). 

The Columbia Aging Center has been following 20 older New Yorkers for two years with the aim of disrupting stereotypes of aging and portraying everyday life. Many of the 20 New Yorkers met for the first time on Oct. 24.

On October 17, ILC-BR organized a Symposium with three international speakers in São Paulo. The event took place in the auditorium of Iamspe (Institute for Medical Assistance to the Public Servant of the State of São Paulo).

On October 19 and 20, ILC-BR hosted the 5th International Longevity Forum in Rio de Janeiro. This year’s theme was the construction of resilience along the life course; a very timely topic given the ongoing crisis in Brazil.

ARHIVE: