REPORTS:

Longevity

This Discussion Paper collates the findings of 10 ILCs within the ILC Global Alliance on the subject of housing for older people....

Tagged categories include: Comunities and Housing, Global Ageing, Longevity, Quality of Life

It is organized into five sections: “The Aging Population”, “Living Arrangements”, “Health Status”, &...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Longevity

Dr. Robert N. Butler passed away from acute leukemia on July 4 in 2010. “Productive Aging - Robert Butler Memorial Issue” is...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

All OECD countries are experiencing unprecedented demographic change characterised by increasing longevity, a growing older population...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

The International Longevity Centre Global Alliance dinner debate on ‘Narrowing World Health Disparities and Longevity’ was...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

This report is a compilation of data from various ministries of the national government and other sources, along with brief...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Longevity

Japan has a proportionally larger ageing population than any other country and can thus be seen as a front-runner in dealing with the...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Longevity

The first issue of “Global Information Journal on Longevity and Society”was published in Japanese in July 2006.

Every...

Tagged categories include: Longevity

The United Nations World Assembly on Ageing has made advancing health and well-being into old age a worldwide call for action. This text...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

In this brief, we summarize the evidence about policies and practices that promote the use of vaccination from all over the world and...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

Japan is setting the pace among the aging societies of the world. People aged 65 and over now make up over one-fifth of the population...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Longevity

This report presents a detailed portrait of the realities of population aging around the world and articulating a call to action from an...

Tagged categories include: Longevity, Quality of Life

These books include more than 30 chapters presenting an array of issues related to aging from the perspective of three nations, Australia,...

Tagged categories include: Care, Future of Age, Longevity, Quality of Life

One of the major challenges of ageing societies is to reduce the years of living with disabilities by maintaining elders’ health...

Tagged categories include: Global Ageing, Health and Health Ageing, Longevity

The book “Aging and Spirituality” authored by Dr. S.D. Gokhale, Hon. President, ILC-India was released at the hands of Dr....

Tagged categories include: Longevity, Quality of Life

The first issue of “Global Information Journal on Longevity and Society” was published in Japanese in July 2006.

Each...

Tagged categories include: Longevity

The book published by ILC-I covers the various dimensions of ageing including among other issues, the international initiatives, the...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity, Quality of Life

The research looks at how receipt of inheritance varies by age and socioeconomic group, and analyses the expectations of older cohorts...

Tagged categories include: Economics of Age, Equality and Human Rights, Longevity

This report includes articles on:

* "Present” Life of Older Persons and International Information
* Older persons in the 21st...

Tagged categories include: Longevity

If cells weren’t programmed to age, if the telomeres, which govern the number of times a cell may divide, didn’t shorten...

Tagged categories include: Longevity

This report explores this issue, and outlines the obstacles facing more widespread immunisation programmes, as well as the benefits that...

Tagged categories include: Health and Health Ageing, Longevity