LIEN Center for Palliative Care Conference 2012, Singapore October 17-18, 2012

At  LIEN Center for Palliative Care Conference 2012 in Singapore October 17-18, 2012,  Dr. Daisuke Watanabe (Assistant Professor of Seikei University and an ILC Japan project member)  is scheduled to present the result of “The International Comparative Study on Death and Dying in Place,” a project conducted by ILC Japan with the collaboration of several ILC partners in 2010-2012.

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Conducting  of physiotherapy camps to assess and address the health of the Older Persons.

Since its foundation in 2012/13, ILC-BR is promoting dialogue about population ageing and its implications for public policies.

ILC-BR President Alexandre Kalache on how urban planning responds to the needs of older people

Since the beginning of this year, ILC-BR works for a hospital in the Southern town of Veranópolis, providing guidance on how to turn the hospital more age-friendly.

As we are now expected to live to 100, we have decided to set “Productive Aging Day” in Japan.