Yearly Archives: 2013
Ageing included at UN post-2015 meeting
Earlier this month, I attended the intersessional meeting between civil society and the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals (OWG) in New York. The OWG is the group of UN member states that is leading the process towards a global …
6th December 2013
ILC India Awards – 17th November 2013
The third ILC-I Awards function was held on the 17th of November 2013 at YASHADA.
29th November 2013
Adult vaccination – a key component of healthy ageing
Current societal and financial challenges are demanding a revision of how health budgets are spent with a view to increasing both savings and sustainability.
13th November 2013
Bradesco Seguros Longevity Awards 2013
For the third consecutive year, one of Brazil's largest financial services companies, Bradesco Seguros (BS) granted on October 15 2013 in Sao Paulo two national awards for excellence – one in journalism and one for outstanding life stories of older persons.
4th November 2013
The Robert N. Butler Columbia Aging Center and the ILC USA, in collaboration with Columbia University’s Journalism School, once again hosted the Age Boom Academy in New York from September 8-10, 2013.
30th October 2013
The burden of constipation in our ageing population – European review
This review of evidence and policy across Europe from ILC-UK uncovers a hidden burden of constipation affecting older people.
6th September 2013
ILC-UK and the case for adult immunisation
In 2011 the International Longevity Centre – UK along with a host of leading European public health advocates formed SAATI – the Supporting Active Ageing Through Immunisation partnership. Partners from a range of backgrounds, from the University of Barcelona to …
1st July 2013
Housing for older people globally: What are the best practices? An ILC Global Alliance e-dialogue
The discussion paper below collates the findings of 10 ILCs within the ILC Global Alliance on the subject of housing for older people.
22nd May 2013
Housing for older people globally: What are the best practices? An ILC Global Alliance Discussion Paper
This Discussion Paper collates the findings of 10 ILCs within the ILC Global Alliance on the subject of housing for older people.
22nd May 2013
Younger and older employees have much in common. They are devoted to their work; most of them are capable and usually see their work as meaningful. So it’s very strange that employers and employees, the younger as well as the …
2nd April 2013