Upcoming Events

Regional In-situ Training Programme on Gerontology, Geriatrics and Policy: Aged Care in 2018 (ISTP2018)

2018-02-27T14:55:45+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

Malaysian Research Institute On Ageing, (MyAgeing) Universiti Putra Malaysia in collaboration with the International Institute on Ageing, United Nations-Malta (INIA) will be organising a Regional In-situ Training Programme on Gerontology, Geriatrics and Policy: Aged Care in 2018 on 13-17 August [...]

Regional expert forum in Iran: Sharing experience on policy formulation

2018-08-01T10:17:16+00:00 Tags: , , |

Population ageing is the main demographic trend affecting Asia in this century. The speed and scope of population ageing and its profound implications for socio-economic development call for immediate action at different levels, particularly at the level of policy [...]

Government of Vietnam officially endorsed plan to expand Intergenerational Self-Help Club (ISHC) model nationwide

2017-06-06T17:15:07+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

On 2 August 2016, the Prime Minister of Vietnam officially approved the plan on the replication of the Intergenerational Self-Help Club (ISHC) model throughout the country. This decision establishes targets, allocates budgets and defines responsibilities for implementation. ISHCs are [...]

Good Practices and Barriers in the Use of Data for Policy and Advocacy On Ageing in Asia-Pacific

2016-12-26T07:12:19+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

This report provides a wide range of good practice examples where the use of data has had a positive effect on the policy and programming process. It also looks at strategies for overcoming barriers to and promoting the uptake [...]