The International Federation on Ageing is pleased to announce the virtual and in-person Age-friendly Cities and Communities, an event designed to showcase the importance of the development and adaption of environments resilient to the needs of people at all stages of life, inclusive of older people, which will allow sustainable social and economic advancement for cities, communities, and the global community.
When: Tuesday, 9 November 2021
In-person at The Hilton Niagara Falls Hotel
Time: 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Registration fee: In-person: $100 USD
In-person plus Conference: $70
About the Summit:
The goal of this summit is to gather stakeholders with various interests and influences to contribute to this vital discussion on the importance of environment on health and wellbeing of ageing populations. Emphasizing the need to adapt the concept of Age-friendly environments to existing plans for infrastructure and development globally while ensuring that these adaptions meet the goals of ‘sustainable cities and communities’ outlined by the United Nations.
The summit will include keynote speakers and an open forum of conversations with the purpose of informing policy and practice by showcasing exemplary plans of actions that have been successfully completed that encompass all eight areas of Age-friendly environments as outlined by the World Health Organization.
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For information about the Conference, click here.