NEWS:


The ILC Global Alliance are delighted to announce that Dr Alexandre Kalache and Baroness Sally Greengross have been sworn in as Co-Presidents of the ILC Global Alliance.

The International Longevity Centre - India (ILC-I) applauds those, who bring quality of life to the elderly, with its annual ILC-I Awards.

This lecture series had four lectures from the 21st of September 2013 to the 15th of January 2014, the anniversary of the detah of DR S D Gokhale. Two further lectures were held on the 22nd of October 2013 and the 4th of December 2013.

ILC-UK were delighted to host the 2014 International Longevity Centre Global Alliance (ILC Global Alliance) Annual Conference in October.

Columbia Aging Center Director and President of ILC-USA, Ursula Staudinger, will deliver a plenary speech “Change and Growth – a Paradox?” at the Nobel Week Dialogue in Stockholm.

Dr. Rosy Pereya, President of International Longevity Center Dominican Republic, and the Dominican network for Dignity in Old Age, which she coordinates, celebrated WEAAD (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day) on June 15, 2014 in Santo Domingo.

The International Longevity Centre-India (ILC-I) organized a Mini Walkathon of senior citizens to mark the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on the 15th of June 2014 in Pune.

As from the 4th June, when Noreen Siba retires, David Sinclair will lead the ILC-UK and take it to its next chapter.

On May 12, 2014 The Czech Diaconia in co-operation with ILC-Czech Republic hosted an international conference Towards Integrated Services and Support for Aging in Community/Challenges and Ways Forward – Learning from International Experience.

The International Longevity Center Global Alliance’s representative attended the 11th session of the Open Working Group (OWG) on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)-Post 2015 Agenda at the United Nations (New York, May 5-9) as a member of the Stakeholder Group on Ageing (SGA), a consortium of several major NGOs.

On the occasion of its 2nd anniversary in March 2014, ILC-BR is publishing its website at www.ilcbrazil.org.

A conference on the topic of "Innovations and Challenges in Gerontology and Geriatrics: Promotion of Physical Function in Old Age" will be held at Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheva, Israel on the 11th of March, 2014.