The IFA, in collaboration with the WHO, recently hosted the first in a series of webinars on age-friendly environments slated for 2017. Along with other initiatives of the IFA / WHO Age Friendly Innovation Exchange, this series of webinars will form a foundation for discussion of Age-friendly Environments as one of the subthemes of the IFA 14th Global Conference on Ageing (www.ifa2018.com).
The aim of this webinar was to provide a comprehensive introduction to the umbrella of topics to be covered under age-friendly environments, and to the role of the Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities (GNAFCC) in working toward age-friendly environments.
The webinar had over 180 attendees and generated many insightful questions about age-friendly policies and practices globally. The recording for this webinar can be found by clicking here.
As part of the IFA’s ongoing commitment to exchanging information and knowledge on age-friendly environments, the IFA is:
To be part of ongoing developments in the IFA’s work on age-friendly, and to receive and make contributions to the upcoming age-friendly newsletter, register interest here or contact Jessica Rochman-Fowler (firstname.lastname@example.org).