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2017 IFA / WHO Webinar Series: Rural and Remote Age-friendly Communities


The International Federation on Aging and the World Health Organization Department of Ageing and Life Course are pleased to co-present the 2017 IFA/WHO Webinar Series.

This series, featuring experts from around the world, will explore a number of critical and emerging topics on Healthy Ageing. All attendees are welcome – older adults, local, regional and national government policymakers, NGOs, clinicians, urban planners, and all those with an interest in building environments in which we can all continue to enjoy lives of value as we age.

Speaker: Dr Verena Menec, Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Time:  Tuesday 28 November 2017, 10:00am – 11:00am Central Standard Time (-06:00 GMT)
Topic: Rural and Remote Age-friendly Communities

Participation is free and registration is strongly recommended. You can register here: Gotowebinar

A recording of the webinar will be made available after completion.

Past webinars in this series:

Webinar 1: Establishing Age-friendly Environments (February 28, 2017) 

Webinar 2: Core Indicators of Age-friendliness (April 25, 2017) 

Webinar 3: Making communities work for the most vulnerable (July 13, 2017) 

Webinar 4: Improving experiences for older people through a network of technology and innovation (August 8, 2017)