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Environmental health across the life course

Environmental health across the life course

For the third consecutive year, ILC-Brazil President Alexandre Kalache presented at the Emerging Markets Symposium (EMS) at Oxford University, UK (12-15 January, 2017). As in previous years, the event was convened by Green Templeton College, where Kalache was based for…
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Age-friendly City of Buenos Aires

Age-friendly City of Buenos Aires

In Buenos Aires in November, Alexandre Kalache was special guest at the launch of the new Buenos Aires Age-Friendly Cities initiative. He presented on a panel together with Silvia Gáscon of iSalud; Claudio Romero, Secretary of the Third Age; and…
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Age-friendly Cities in Brazil

Age-friendly Cities in Brazil

About the Age-friendly Cities movement The Age-friendly Cities movement, initiated by the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global programme on ageing, started in 2007 and now encompasses over 300 cities across 33 countries, with hundreds more informal initiatives. The movement was…
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4th International Longevity Forum

4th International Longevity Forum

The 4th International Longevity Forum will focus on the “role of design and technology to improve quality of life in older age”. The intent is to discuss not only products, but additionally, the design of services and their applications, with…
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