Sustainable Development Goals, Ageing and Global Development Seminar Series

15 Jun 2018 - 16:30

Jaco Hoffman convened the Trinity Term 2018 Seminar Series, Leave No-one Behind – Sustainable Development Goals, Ageing and Global Development, at OIPA from April 26 to June 14. The series offered eight seminars on topics relevant to ageing and dividends of sustainable development intervention across the life course to benefit persons in old age. The lectures, given by international scholars, policy makers and practitioners, addressed strategies for older persons’ visibility and inclusion in the SDGs; healthy ageing and a need for LTC systems; gender and rights; ending violence against children; inclusivity of older persons in government policies; the measurement of multidimensional poverty; age disaggregated statistics; and child poverty and later livelihoods. Forging the inclusion of older persons in the SDGs is a key focus at ILCSA. View more information on the OIPA seminar series.