• Cross Cultural Snapshot of the Vaccine Distribution: A Provider Perspective

    The Global Ageing Network released its latest report, “Cross Cultural Snapshot of the Vaccine Distribution: A Provider Perspective.” The report explores key findings about the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine acquisition and distribution to aging service providers in 12 countries. Click here to read the report. Vaccine Distribution for Elder Care

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  • World Federation of Public Health Association Statement

    The Global Ageing Network joined the World Federation of Public Health Associations in supporting the notion of a new Global Pandemic Treaty. A new international treaty could reaffirm the legitimacy of WHO by enabling the development of a wide range of interventions, including a comprehensive health surveillance system with independent verification of state reports and […]

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  • New Initiative, New Resources: Opening Doors to Aging Services

    Opening Doors to Aging Services, a new LeadingAge initiative, provides communications strategies and research-tested messages to tell our story! This long-term, national-local initiative seeks to raise awareness and increase understanding of the aging services sector. It is founded on robust research from which complete strategic communications guidance and messaging were crafted. OpeningDoors.org is a one-stop […]

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  • The Global Ageing Network Launches COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout Report

    Mark your calendars for a webinar on December 15 at 4 pm US E.T. as we release our latest report, “Cross Cultural Snapshot of the Vaccine Distribution: A Provider Prospective”. You’ll hear from the principal investigator, Dr. Emi Kiyota, who will share the report’s key findings about the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine acquisition and distribution […]

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  • The Global Ageing Network Celebrates UN International Day of Older Persons!

    On 1 October, the Global Ageing Network joined with aged care members to celebrate the United Nations International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). The theme for this year is “Digital Equity for All Ages” highlighting the need for access and connection virtually for older persons. Women and older persons experience digital inequity to a greater extent […]

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  • Join OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 Conference!

    Join LTC change-makers virtually on Oct 26 & 27 for OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 fall conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change. This conference will highlight emerging research and innovation, and bring together long-term care thought leaders, partners, and stakeholders to share their unique learnings from the impact of COVID-19. Long-term care is […]

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  • How Can We Help Older Adults Help Us?

    Let’s join forces with older adults to change the world, writes President & CEO Katie Smith Sloan.   Last week, the Global Ageing Network offered a much-needed “breath of fresh air” to participants of its 2021 Summit—including me. Of course, the COVID-related challenges we’ve all faced head-on since March 2020 were front-and-center during most sessions […]

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  • Join OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 Virtual Conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change

    Join LTC change-makers virtually on Oct 26 & 27 for OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 fall conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change. This conference will highlight emerging research and innovation, and bring together long-term care thought leaders, partners, and stakeholders to share their unique learnings from the impact of COVID-19. Long-term care is […]

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  • Announcing 2021 Global Ageing Network Summit Keynote Speakers

    We are excited to announce one of our keynote speakers will be Joe Coughlin, Founder & Director, MIT AgeLab. Dr. Coughlin will provide the Innovations Keynote Address at the upcoming Global Ageing Network Virtual Summit. Dr. Joe Coughlin leads the Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab. Researcher, teacher & advisor – his work explores how global […]

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  • 85th Anniversary Virtual International Conference and Training Workshop

    Selfhelp’s Community Service’s 85th anniversary virtual international conference and training workshop will be convening on October 18-21, 2021. Selfhelp is a large home care and community-based organization that provides a broad set of services to more than 20,000 seniors in New York, and serves as the largest provider to Holocaust survivors in North America. Resilience, […]

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