Asia-Pacific Capacity Building Workshop on Elderly Care Services and Policy Forum on Ageing

Date: 
13 Nov 2012 to 16 Nov 2012
Location: 
Nanjing, China

The Asia-Pacific Capacity Building Workshop on Elderly Care Services and Policy Forum on Ageing are to be convened by ESCAP in cooperation with Zhongshan College and the China Ageing Development Foundation from 13 to 16 November 2012 in Nanjing, China.

The events will bring together experts on population ageing and elderly care services, from governments, research institutions and civil society organizations as well as relevant international organizations. The objective of the Capacity Building Workshop is to share experiences and enhance the capacity for the provision of elderly care services, while the Policy Forum aims to identify priority areas for action in ensuring quality health and long-term care services for older persons in Asia and the Pacific.