The Global Ageing Network 2023 Call for Presentations Deadline is Approaching!
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 […]Continue reading
Meet our new board member from Malawi!
Andrew Kavala Executive Director, MANEPO Andrew is the Executive Director for MANEPO, a consortium of over 60 Civil Society Organizations in Malawi working on Ageing issues. Andrew also works with START Network as a Regional Advisor for East & Southern Africa. Andrew has made several breakthroughs by being the first Civil Society Leader to lead […]Continue reading
Member Spotlight: Wells of Hope, Nairobi Kenya
Wells of Hope, a community based organization, works in the Kibagare community in Nairobi, Kenya. Kibagare is a slum that is home to about 30,000 people, many of whom are elderly. Poverty is rampant and resources to provide housing a services are limited. Presently an over-crowded day center serves both elders and children. Wells of […]Continue reading
Bangladesh NGO Focuses on Good Quality of Life Through Care and Love
Care First Foundation (CFF) has recently joined IAHSA and hopes to expand their efforts in addressing the widespread unmet needs of elders in Bangladesh. Those age 60 and over are 7% of the population in Bangladesh and have a life expectancy of 69. Due to extreme poverty in the country, the elderly tend to suffer from […]Continue reading