NEWS:

Join ILC-UK and ILC Canada for a high-level discussion alongside the 15th IFA Global Conference on Ageing on how we can drive greater investment in preventative health in the post-pandemic recovery.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent restrictions on social gatherings, ILC-I have been working online since April 2020. In order to stay connected with seniors as well as researchers, doctors and students working on ageing, ILC-I has conducted eighteen webinars, supported under CSR, as part of a national webinar series.

The Hunter Ageing Alliance and the City of Newcastle came together in August 2021 to facilitate a community engagement workshop on the topic of developing an Age Friendly City.

On 15 June 2021, ILC Argentina, the Government of the City of Buenos Aires and the Geriatrics and Gerontological Society hosted a Latin American Conference: “FROM RAISING AWARENESS TOWARDS GOOD PRACTICES", to commemorate World Elder Awareness Abuse Day within the framework of " the Decade of Healthy Aging "(2021-2030).

Dr. Kiran Rabheru of ILC Canada spoke about the threats faced by older persons during COVID-19 recovery and provided a series of recommendations to governments to combat these issues.

The 16th conference of the Society for Applied Gerontology-Japan will be held on 6 and 7 November, 2021, on the theme, “To Live Productively for a Lifetime: Revisiting Productive Aging.” It is co-hosted by ILC-Japan and chaired by Shinichi Ogami, the advisor of ILC-Japan.

The Stakeholder Group on Ageing organized a side event at the HLPF about the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on governmental policymaking for older persons. The panelists also discussed how older persons can increase their political leverage and combat ageism.

ILC-UK are hosting a webinar on how digital technology can help improve access to health and increase uptake of vaccinations across Europe.

Join ILC-UK for a webinar comparing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on different countries across the world.

Join ILC-UK for the launch of their upcoming report: The invisible epidemic – Rethinking the detection and treatment of structural heart disease in Europe, supported by Edwards Lifesciences.