20 March 2019
City is implementing the action plan, closely aligned with the SDGs
In the beginning of March, the city of Jaguariúna became member of the Global Network of the World Health Organization. The city had presented its action plan, containing actions by all municipal secretaries, in October 2018, occasion at which the major signed a letter of commitment. The city is now implementing the plan, seen as an important contribution to achieve the local SDGs.
More details: https://extranet.who.int/agefriendlyworld/network/jaguariuna/
From 6 May to 11 June 2021, the Robert N. Butler Columbia Aging Center and the Columbia School of Journalism hosted the Robert N. Butler–Jack Rosenthal Age Boom Academy: "Combatting Loneliness in Aging: Toward a 21st Century Blueprint for Societal Connectedness" online.
3rd September 2021
The specific cultural background of older migrants does not appear to determine their care wishes and needs. The mutual diversity is great, which means that wishes and needs are very personal and partially depend on where and how someone has lived.
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.
5th August 2021