Opinion and News

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2012, eNews, December 2012

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. Topics in this issue include: the new Global AgeWatch campaign; tracking the development of universal metrics for age-friendly cities; supporting mature-age workers in Australia.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 1, April 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. Topics in this issue include: Promoting an Active and Healthy Ageing in the EU; Momentum 1000 for United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals (MDGs); "The Future of Retirement Systems" from The Geneva Association.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 2, June 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. Topics for articles in this issue include: Older People in the Cameroons; a Multi-Service Community Age Care Centre in Kerala, India; the new international peer-to-peer “Pass it On” Network; and relevant conference updates.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 3, July 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. Topics for articles in this issue include: the fourth session of the UN Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG) 12 – 15th August 2014; The EU Summit on Active and Healthy Ageing 13-14 June 2013; The Global Coalition on Aging report “Life-Course Immunization: A Driver of Healthy Aging”; and conference updates.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 4, August 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. Topics for articles in this issue include: response of Age Platform Europe to the Fourth Session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OWEG) held in New York in August 2013, and a focus on COTA Australia.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 6, October 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. This issue includes reports from: the International Istanbul Initiative on Ageing (IIIA) and the IIIA Congress Declaration; the Global Ageing and Vision Advocacy Summit, Barcelona, April 2013; video extracts from “A Life-course Approach to Aging: the Post-2015 Development Agenda”, New York, July 2013.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 7, November 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. This issue includes reports on: financial abuse of seniors in Canada; the Rio Declaration - "Beyond Prevention and Treatment: Developing a Culture of Care in response to the Longevity Revolution"; two studies into "Assisted Living Platform-The Long Term Care Revolution" from the UK and Netherlands; and an Australian toolkit designed to help support carers in the workplace.

  • International Federation on Ageing (IFA), 2013, eNews 8, December 2013

    International Federation on Ageing

    Newsletter of 'International Federation on Ageing'. This issue includes reports on a policy brief ‘The Global Impact of Dementia 2013-2050′, which updates Alzheimer’s Disease International’s prevalence figures published in the World Alzheimer Report of 2009; the Cyber-Seniors documentary filmed by grandchildren of seniors who are introduced to cyber communication; and the 'Age Strong Intergenerational Project' from Ontario, Canada, which raises awareness of ageism.

  • Later Life Newsletter - No. 46, July 2013

    Department for Work and Pensions

    Produced by the Department for Work and Pensions (UK), the Later Life Newsletter provides latest news on policy changes, good practice and initiatives and their impact on older people.

  • Later Life Newsletter - No. 47, August 2013

    Department for Work and Pensions

    Produced by the Department for Work and Pensions (UK), the Later Life Newsletter provides latest news on policy changes, good practice and initiatives and their impact on older people. This issue includes items on the launch of learning from the IntergenerationAll programme - a learning resource from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK) to share the results of the IntergenerationAll programme which supported 18 pilot projects in the UK and Portugal bringing the generations together around shared interests - and the publication of 'Ageing, longevity and demographic change: a Factpack of statistics'.

  • Later Life Newsletter - No. 48, September 2013

    Department for Work and Pensions

    Produced by the Department for Work and Pensions (UK), the Later Life Newsletter provides latest news on policy changes, good practice and initiatives and their impact on older people. This issue includes items on plans for the UK to host the first G8 dementia summit, and on the Beth Johnson Foundation's new report 'A Life Course Approach to Promoting Positive Ageing'.

  • Later Life Newsletter - No. 55, May 2014

    Department for Work and Pensions

    Produced by the Department for Work and Pensions (UK), the Later Life Newsletter provides latest news on policy changes, good practice and initiatives and their impact on older people. This issue includes items on research into the the use of tablet computers helping older people get online, and a new Learning Network web page launched by The Campaign to End Loneliness.

  • Learn With Grandma Newsletter May 2013

    Newsletter of 'Learn With Grandma', an intergenerational network based in Wales with groups across Europe. This issue provides updates on its recent work.

  • LLinE 2013 - Issue 4/2013

    Lifelong Learning in Europe (LLinE)

    Lifelong Learning in Europe (LLinE) is a combination of a scientific journal and a magazine and, unlike any other publication in Europe, is directed at the whole of the adult education field: researchers, advocates, decision makers and educators. It aims to publish articles on adult education research, policy and good practice; comment on topical events; and meet and talk to interesting colleagues. The theme of this issue is Body, Emotions and the Arts, and it includes 'The hand that stopped trembling', an article on creative activities in UK care homes by Jim Soulsby.

  • Sheherazade News 3, June 2013

    Newsletter of 'Sheherazade', a Grundtvig Multilateral Project that aims to introduce storytelling and the use of storytelling techniques as an educational strategy and a pedagogical tool in formal and non-formal adult learning. This issue contains articles on the pilot projects organised by some of the Sheherazade partners.