Yearly Archives: 2011
ILC Brazil and ILC China Join the ILC Global Alliance
The ILC Global Alliance members are pleased to announce the creation of two more ILC centres which add to the existing 12: ILC Brazil and ILC China.
21st November 2011
The ILC Global Alliance is currently working on the production of a joint circular on intergenerational relationships to provide specific country perspectives on the topic. The paper will be available on the website shortly.
8th November 2011
UN High-Level meeting on non communicable diseases
On 19-20 September 2011 the United Nation held a High-Level Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs). This meeting witnessed the recognition of neurological diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, previously excluded from the focus of the High-Level Meeting, as …
20th October 2011
Baroness Sally Greengross and Dr. Alexandre Kalache to receive honour from United Nations NGO Committee on ageing
We are delighted to announce that Baroness Sally Greengross, Chief Executive of the ILC-UK, and Dr. Alexandre Kalache, Advisor to the Brazilian Government and Chief Executive…
6th October 2011
Women and Dementia – Not forgotten
ILC-UK has published a report calling for a gendered approach and response to dementia at the national and international level.
31st August 2011
A Profile of Older Men and Older Women in Singapore 2011
This report prepared by the International Longevity Center Singapore contributes to examining the socio-economic impact of population aging; household size and living arrangements; health; and economic status.
18th August 2011
Productive Ageing – Robert Butler Memorial Issue
ILC-Japan published this report as a tribute to Dr. Robert Butler, the father of gerontology and the founder of ILC Global Alliance.
5th August 2011
Baroness Sally Greengross Global Chair of the Global Coalition on Aging Advisory Council
The ILC-UK is pleased to announce that Baroness Sally Greengross has been asked to be the Global Chair of the Global Coalition on Aging Advisory Council.
18th July 2011
Non-Communicable Diseases in an Ageing World
This report highlights the omission of ageing and of Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias from the current focus of the UN High-Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases, taking place on 19th and 20th September 2011.
7th July 2011
Anniversary of ILC Global Alliance Founder’s death
Today marks a year since the death of Dr Robert Butler, champion of social and medical needs for older people, Pulitzer prize winner and President of the International Longevity Centre Global Alliance.
4th July 2011