Upcoming Events

ASEAN Conference on Healthy Ageing

2017-02-16T10:09:28+00:00 Tags: , , , |

The Malaysian Healthy Ageing Society (MHAS) will be organizing the ASEAN Conference on Healthy Ageing from 10th-12th October 2017 at the Pullman Hotel in Kuching, Sarawak. This conference will bring together healthcare professionals, financial institutions, insurance companies, lawyers, caregivers, government [...]

Special interview with the chair of Senior Official Meeting on Social Welfare Development (SOMSWD)

2017-01-23T20:06:21+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

Malaysia is the Chair of ASEAN for 2015 and the theme of its ASEAN Chairmanship is "Our People, Our Community,Our Vision." The 27th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits were held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 21 to 22 November 2015. It was [...]

ASEAN Strategic Framework on Social Welfare and Development (2011-2015)

2017-01-23T19:41:45+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

Not all older people are vulnerable, or need social assistance, however societies still have to be geared up to the challenges that this increase in ageing population presents and adapt social and economic policies accordingly. The Strategic Framework is [...]