29th March 2011
Launch of the Global Plan on 11th May 2011.
On 2nd March 2010 the UN General Assembly proclaimed 2011-2020 as Decade of Action for Road Safety, acknowledging the need of improving global road safety. In the UK, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has organised an event for the launch of The Decade of Action for Road Safety on 11th May 2011.
Please for more details find below a flyer of the event.
PACTS invite (PDF)
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