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  • A new analysis called an evidence and gap map has mapped what we know about improving the functional ability of older adults living at home or in nursing homes, retirement homes, or other long-term care facilities.A total of 548 studies were included in the map, which is published in Campbell Systematic Reviews. The most common interventions...
    July 13 2021
  • Read our latest paper that explores the assessment of functional ability of older adults, and evaluation of effects/applicability of findings for this age group in reviews of the Cochrane Musculoeskeletal group.This research project was a collaboration between Cochrane Campbell Global Ageing Partnership and the Cochrane Musculoeskeletal group....
    April 6 2021
  • The December 2020 special issue of the Cochrane Library App has been published, titled ‘December 2020: focus on healthy ageing’. This special issue includes 13 abridged Cochrane Reviews from the CDSR included in the World Health Organization Baseline Report for the Decade of Healthy Ageing (2020). The content is summarised and introduced in...
    December 17 2020
  • On 26th November 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) launched their guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour. This Special Collection curated by the Cochrane Campbell Global Ageing Partnership includes associated relevant topics addressing healthy ageing, aligning with the concerted global action of the Decade of Healthy...
    December 16 2020
  • WHO launched an International Consortium on Metrics and Evidence for Healthy Ageing in 2017 with 50+ experts from all WHO regions including policy-makers, civil society organizers and researchers to channel global expertise and contribute to work identified as priorities. A key priority included developing the methods and contents for the Global...
    December 15 2020
  • This 30th anniversary event was hosted by The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the NGO Committee on Ageing.The UNIDOP 2020 event promoted the Decade of Healthy Ageing (2020-2030) that helps to bring together UN experts, civil society, government and the health professions to discuss the five strategic objectives of the...
    December 15 2020
  • On the14th December a United Nations Decade of Healthy Ageing 2021-30 was declared by the United Nations General Assembly. It is an opportunity to bring together governments, civil society, international agencies, professionals, academia, the media, and the private sector for ten years of concerted, catalytic and collaborative action to improve...
    December 15 2020
  • Cochrane-Campbell Global Ageing Partnership are co-authors of The Baseline Report for the Decade of Healthy Ageing that sets the stage for the second action plan of the Global Strategy, the Decade of Healthy Ageing (The Decade) which is published 17th December 2020.The Decade was adopted by the 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA) through a silent...
    December 15 2020
  • October 1st, 2020Today is the International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). It is a special date that marks the United Nations (UN) recognition of the opportunities and challenges of population ageing in the 21st century. A day when we can celebrate increases in life expectancy and raise awareness of the need for action to ensure good health in older...
    October 1 2020
  • This fifth update 5th April 2020 on the process for developing the proposal for the Decade of Healthy Ageing (2020-2030) aligned to Agenda 2030 and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) focuses on:discussion and endorsement of the draft proposal at the 146th meeting of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Executive...
    April 15 2020

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