Yearly Archives: 2020
The ILC Global Alliance celebrates its 30th anniversary
This year we have been celebrating our 30th anniversary.
27th November 2020
Future of Ageing 2020: Together for tomorrow - ILC-UK's annual conference
Delivering a better society for all generations
7th September 2020
Online Poetry competition conducted by ILC-India exclusively for older citizens in India
ILC-India organized an online poetry competition on the topic of “Inter-generational Solidarity-Lockdown special” for older people. Entrants were requested to express themselves through their original poems and share their experiences of being with the family during lockdown and under the stressful situation of the Covid-19 pandemic.
6th August 2020
ILC GA Position Statement on isolation and abuse of older persons during the COVID-19 pandemic
Following a meeting of its members on Thursday, 7 May 2020, the ILC Global Alliance has prepared a Position Statement on isolation and abuse of older persons during the COVID-19 pandemic.
16th July 2020
Online Essay Competition for Senior Citizens on the topic of “Elder Abuse” to mark the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on 15th June.
To mark the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, ILC-India conducted an online Essay Competition for Senior Citizens. Around fifty essays were received, majority of them were from the state of Maharashtra.
15th June 2020
Online Video of “Fine Motor Skills For Senior Citizens” uploaded on the ILC-India YouTube Channel
A video targeting a simple task which can enhance and hone fine motor skills among the senior citizens was uploaded by ILC-India for older people staying home during the lockdown. In general, such activities keep seniors active and mentally healthy.
12th May 2020
ILC-I Webinar: Social and Economic Aspects of Ageing- the changes perceived in the present pandemic situation
International Longevity Centre-India is organizing a Webinar Session on the topic "Social and Economic Aspects of Ageing- the changes perceived in the present pandemic situation" on 21st November 2020. Kindly attend the session through CISCO Webex and join us virtually.
16th November 2020
An ILC-UK and ILC-S Webinar: Healthy ageing and adult vaccination in Singapore and Hong Kong
As part of the ILC Global Alliance’s 30th anniversary celebrations, ILC-UK and ILC Singapore invite you to join us for a webinar to discuss how Hong Kong and Singapore are responding to the challenges of an ageing society.
9th September 2020
ILC-UK programme launch: Delivering prevention in an ageing world
Following the ULC-UK's year-long Prevention in an ageing world programme that sparked conversations from Abu Dhabi to Taipei, Austin, Geneva, Sydney, London all the way to the G20 Health Ministers, the message is clear. It’s never too late to prevent.
22nd September 2020
Why Survive? Remembering Dr Robert N. Butler and being old in this pandemic world
I wonder what Dr Robert Butler, Pulitzer Prize winner (non-fiction, 1976) and foremost physician and geriatrician, would say, if he were alive today, about how older people are being treated in this global pandemic.
10th September 2020