The WHO Kobe Centre and RAND Europe are now inviting all interested parties to suggest case study sites for a large-scale research project of community-based social innovations (CBSIs) that support healthy ageing for older people in middle-income countries (MICs). Please see the website below for WHO Kobe Centre and RAND Europe for more information on how to submit interest by November 4, 2016.
Partnering with RAND Europe, this new research aims at improving health and wellbeing among older people at a community level, and to guide development and implementation of various models of community-based care and support services. These are needed as many countries and communities have not yet fully planned to deliver comprehensive health/social services in support of rapidly ageing populations. Emphasis is being given to middle and high income countries.
Follow the link to the WHO Kobe Centre Site for more information.