REPORTS:

Gender and ageing was the theme of the 2nd International Longevity Forum which brought together more than 30 experts to debate and provide recommendations, expressed in the "Charter on Gender and Ageing", including interaction with the audience of the event.

Eleven of the 14 ILCs in the Global Alliance were represented at the 2013 ILC GLobal Alliance symposium held in Singapore in 2013.

Global ageing and urbanization are among the major challenges facing countries around the world.