Eye See You National Campaign on Eye Health

We surveyed ordinary Canadians and medical professionals to learn about the importance they place on vision health, physician autonomy and patient choice and empowerment.

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Your Global Point of Contact on Adult Vaccination

Learn more about how IFA works with NGOs, clinicians, and other experts to improve uptake rates of adult immunization globally and ensuring healthy ageing for all.

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DR Barometer: Shifting the Needle to Prevent DR

The time has come to take meaningful action to stop the advance of a debilitating vision disorder known as diabetic retinopathy (DR), which affects some 93 million adults worldwide.

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IFA 14th Global Conference on Ageing

The IFA 14th Global Conference on Ageing is taking place in our home city of Toronto, Ontario on August 8-10, 2018. To register now and learn more, please click the link below.

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IFA Expert Centre

The IFA is pleased to launch this “virtual expert centre”, featuring thought leaders and special experts in policy, research and practice in fields associated with population ageing. Click here to view the full IFA Expert Centre.

News

EuroAgeism seeking 15 PhD candidates for ageism related research project

  EuroAgeism is seeking 15 excellent early stage researchers (ESR) for a 3-year fully funded Ph.D. program in multiple research areas. EuroAgeism is a prestigious program that is a consortium of high profile universities, research institutions, and an NGO that are located in Israel, Belgium, Czech Republic, Poland, the Netherlands, United Kingdom,…

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Improving Community Supports to Reduce Loneliness and Social Isolation in Immigrants 65+

The Centre for Elder Research and their community partners invite you to participate in a half-day think tank focused on social isolation and loneliness among immigrants 65 years of age and older living in the Regions of Halton and Peel. The Sheridan research team will share preliminary results from the…

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A stronger retirement system means more money for seniors now and in the future

Canada has a diverse and growing seniors’ population with approximately 4.8 million people who are 65 years old or older. In 2015, for the first time in Canadian history, the number of Canadians aged 65 and older outnumbered the number of children 14 and younger. The Government of Canada is…

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Blog

El tercer Webinar sobre personas mayores LGBTQI: abordar las desigualdades de las personas LGBTQI mayores en América Latina

El tercer Webinar de la serie creada para abordar las desigualdades que enfrentan las personas LGBTQI adultas mayores en todo el mundo, se centró en la experiencia de las personas mayores LGBTQI en América Latina. El objetivo del seminario web “Abordar las desigualdades de personas mayores LGBTQI en América Latina”…

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