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.

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.

ILC-Japan is organizing an international symposium as part of a large event titled “Ikigai (meaning of life) & Tasukeai (mutual support) Summit in Kanagawa”, which will be held on Thursday, 2 September 2021, in Yokohama City, Kanagawa, 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.

As part of their Delivering prevention in an ageing world programme, ILC-UK are asking for input on how we can deliver prevention in an ageing world.