A message from Graeme Prior, President of the International Federation on Ageing (IFA)

A message from Graeme Prior, President of the International Federation on Ageing (IFA)

"Now more than ever, is time to take action and fight for the rights of older people all over the world." Mr Graeme Prior, President of the International Federation on Ageing (IFA) invites delegates from all over the world to attend the 15th Global Conference on Ageing entitled "Rights Matter" on 9th  to 12th November, 2021 virtually and in-person at Niagara Falls, Canada.   On this video, Mr Prior reminds us the responsibility we have as a global community to stand up for older person's rights and treat them with the dignity and respect they deserve.   Register for the...
“Disrupting the Status Quo”

“Disrupting the Status Quo”

Michael Tamblyn, Rakuten Kobo CEO, to deliver a key note address at the conference Outdated stereotypes and misconceptions of older age are pervasive, overwhelmingly negative and are also often internalized by older people, with serious impacts on participation, health and life expectancy. With the undying belief that innovation is the key to helping older adults maintain their health, independence, and dignity as well as an ongoing commitment to accessibility for reading in later life, Mr Michael Tamblyn is a leader in disrupting the status quo. Embedded in his work is the drive to ensure people of all generations are empowered...