• Join us for our July Webinar, “Creating the Age-Tech Ecosystem”

    JDC-Eshel, the largest Jewish humanitarian provider organization in the world, will provide a modified bootcamp on how to create an Age-Tech Ecosystem. An age-tech ecosystem includes cross-sectional stakeholders from the government, public, and private sectors who come together to create innovative and adapted solutions to the challenges of aging. JDC-Eshel has been a pioneer in […]

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  • The Global Ageing Network Announces the 2023 Call for Presentations!

    The Global Ageing Network  is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Scottish Care  and the National Care Forum to co-host the 2023 Global Ageing Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, 7-8 September. Convening under the theme of Care About Our Future: Global Symposium for Sustainable Care and Support, the conference programme will offer an unprecedented […]

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  • Opening Doors to Aging Services: A LeadingAge Initiative

    The Global Ageing Network members participated in a webinar on 11 May 2022 to learn about LeadingAge’s Opening Doors to Aging Services, a long-term, local-national initiative designed to raise awareness of the aging services sector. LeadingAge represents more than 5,000 nonprofit aging services providers and other mission-minded organizations in the United States. Susan Donley, Senior […]

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  • Support for South Africa

    Recently, South Africa has experienced horrendous floods in South Africa. Femada Shaman, CEO of an organization in Durban, South Africa called Tafta and a Global Ageing Network Board member shared her recent experience with the resilience and support of the Tafta staff to their residents. It has been a really difficult two weeks. The floods […]

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  • Care Models and Strategies to Dementia Care: An International Perspective

    On 21 April 2022, the Global Ageing Network hosted a webinar that focused care models and strategies to improve dementia care. The webinar was designed to share what advocates and stakeholders have and continue to learn about effective care and support for those living with dementia and their caregivers.  As our speakers have clearly described, […]

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  • Come and Learn about the Opening Doors to Aging Services Initiative!

    We have invited LeadingAge to introduce their new initiative, Opening Doors to Aging Services . OpeningDoors.org is a one-stop shop for the insights, strategies, and resources developed under our initiative. With more attention on our field, we believe now is an opportune moment to reintroduce the aged care sector and showcase the dedicated people who […]

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  • Call for a Convention at the 12th Session of the UN Open Ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWGA)

    After two years of limited participation and virtual meetings, the United Nations Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWGA) met in-person from 11-14 April 2022 for the 12th working group sessions for the purpose of strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons. The Global Ageing Network serves as an advocate for the interests […]

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  • Join the next Study Tour in Vienna!

    The Global Ageing Network (GAN) and Dialog Health are pleased to invite you to “The Austrian aged care system” study tour the 1st organized post the Covid-19  pandemic. As the world’s population ages it is important that we investigate different ways of meeting the challenges of the future. Study tours provide an ideal forum to […]

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  • The Nursing Home of the Future: An International Perspective Webinar

    The Global Ageing Network is excited to announce its next webinar series with the support of Aging in America. The final webinar will highlight innovative aged care homes of the future and will be held on Thursday, March 31 at 9:00 a.m. ET. It will include a 60-minute session via Zoom conference, three panelists, and […]

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  • How we support older adults in the Ukraine

    As the war in Ukraine escalates, our hearts go out to all who are impacted, particularly the older adults whose lives have been upended. Many have been displaced, denied essential services, forced to flee, and separated from loved ones. According to HelpAge International, “more than two million older people in the east of Ukraine are […]

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