Friday, August 19, 2022
An analysis of a group of researchers and teachers from the Department of Didactics and School Organization of the Faculty of Education of Bilbao, of the University of the Basque Country / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, analyzed the importance of...
With the assertion that creating sound intergenerational bonds is fun, the Canadian organization Be Fit For Life recently launched a downloadable assortment with games to be performed between young kids and their grandparents. The games can be easily downloaded, and...
With older Australians still processing Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s advice to learn new skills and delay retirement, a new report adds to the mounting evidence of an Australian ageism crisis. By Euan Black Finance...
By Marc Blesoff / OAKPARK.COM There is a touch that takes a lifetime to achieve. Locking this touch away is like stripping from ourselves part of being human. Dr. Bill Thomas From the movie "Alive Inside" A few weeks...
Methodology note Methodology note: The above series show the evolution of the shares of the current living generations over the total population. The series were elaborated using total world population data, (both sexes combined) by single age, region, subregion and...
By Amelia Hill, The Guardian / About 82 percent of Americans who are 50 and older say they have experienced prejudice, discrimination and stereotyping based on their age, according to new research. Ageism, as it is commonly...
Financial Times / In 2017, a group of US researchers reported what happened when they sent out more than 40,000 job applications. The applications, all fictitious, were for positions in administration, security and retail, and came...
By Shafi Musaddique, The Independent / Almost a third of people in their 50s say that they feel employers aren’t doing enough to recruit them, a major new study reveals. Capita Resourcing questioned over 1,000 people over the age...
Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Aging and the CECAD Research Group for Excellence in Aging at the University of Cologne discovered the metabolism of folate that would aid in greater longevity, and better health during...
The document provides among other relevant information the foundation for the upcoming Green Paper of Ageing and Long-term Vision for Rural Areas. The European Commission released on 17 June 2020 a Report on...

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The Constituent Convention and the Elderly in Chile: an elephant in...

With much hope and some fear, Chile is entering the constituent process aiming to present a proposal of a new political constitution for the...