• Early Bird Registration is Open for the 2023 Global Ageing Conference!

    We are delighted to announce that the conference programme and early bird registration is available for the 2023 Global Ageing Network Biennial Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) September 7-8, 2023. The “Care about Our Future: Global Symposium for Sustainable Care and Support” theme is hosted in partnership with Scottish Care and […]

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  • Long-Term Care Systems in Africa

    The African Union published a draft Common Position on Long-Term Care Systems for Africa, the first of its kind. The draft acknowledges the growing ageing population – specifically the absolute number of older persons in Africa will rapidly increase from 64.5 million in 2015, to 220 million by 2050. The African Union notes that this […]

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  • Join us as we discuss nursing care reform!

    Join us for our first webinar of 2023! Mayer-Rothschild Foundation will sponsor two webinars on nursing home reform, based on a report published in the United States by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM). Terry Fulmer, President of the John A. Hartford Foundation, will present alongside  Alice Bonner, Senior Advisor for Aging […]

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  • Age With Rights – Global Rally 2023: Guide for Campaign Action Organisers

    What is the Global Rally? The Global Rally runs from February 27 to March 5, 2023, and is a key part of the Age with Rights campaign. It is an opportunity for people around the world to unite and call on governments to take action in support of stronger protection and promotion of older people’s […]

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  • The International Federation of Ageing Conference (IFA)

    The 16th International Federation on Ageing Conference will be held June 27-30, 2023, in Bangkok, Thailand. Purpose, urgency, and collective action are the words that personify the policy agenda for the conference. To learn more about the conference, please visit the website.

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  • Global Public Health Week

    Global Public Health Week (GPHW) is an initiative of the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) that brings together institutions, communities, and public health actors from around the world to recognize the contributions of public health and its workforce. This second edition of GPHW will take place April 3-7, 2023, with the theme “Building […]

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  • The National Academy of Medicine Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity

    On 14 November, global aged care professionals joined for the National Academy of Medicine’s one day symposium to discuss possibilities of overcoming barriers to healthy longevity. The Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity report provides guidance to societies on how to create more years of good health through strengthening their social infrastructure, physical environment, health systems, and […]

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  • An Insider’s Review of the European Ageing Network Congress: CARE 4.0 Change in Competence

    By Dan Levitt The Austrian Congress for Managers in Work with the Elderly and the Congress of the European Ageing Network combined in one international Congress bringing together managers in the field of long-term care to strengthen cooperation between leaders of services for older persons in Europe, to collectively seek answers to address the challenges […]

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  • Celebrate the UN International Day of Older Persons!

    The 2022 theme of International Day of Older Persons (UNIDOP) serves as a hallmark and reminder of the significant role older women play in traversing global challenges and contributing to their solutions with resilience and fortitude. UNIDOP will be held on 1 October 2022 with celebrations to be held on 3 October 2022. For more […]

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  • Join us in Glasgow in 2023!

    Halò We hope you will join us for the the 2023 Global Ageing Network conference which will be be held from 7-8 September in Glasgow, Scotland. As a participant at a recent Global Ageing conference, you will especially appreciate the value of this event as an opportunity for high-level shared learning and professional networking with […]

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