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Lisa warth 18.09 morning eng

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Lisa warth 18.09 morning eng

  1. 1. Good Health Adds Life To Years Towards a New Agenda on Ageing1| Lisa WARTH | Department of Ageing and Life Course
  2. 2. Proportion of Population Over Age 60, 2012Source: United Nations (2012) Population Ageing and Development 20122| Lisa WARTH | Department of Ageing and Life Course
  3. 3. Proportion of Population Over Age 60, 2050Source: United Nations (2012) Population Ageing and Development 20123| Lisa WARTH | Department of Ageing and Life Course
  4. 4. Young children and Older People as a Percentage of Global Population: 1950-2050 4| Lisa WARTH | Department of Ageing and Life Course
  5. 5. The speed of population ageing5| Lisa WARTH | Department of Ageing and Life Course
  6. 6. "Good health must lie at the core of any successfulresponse to population ageing. If we can ensure thatpeople are living healthier as well as longer lives, theopportunities will be greater and the costs to societyless" Dr Margaret Chan Director- General, World Health Organization
  7. 7. A life-course approach to healthy and active ageing
  8. 8. 1 Promoting good health andhealthy behaviours at all ages toprevent or delay the development ofchronic disease.
  9. 9. 2 Minimizing the consequences ofchronic disease through earlydetection and quality care•Primary care•long-term care•palliative care
  10. 10. 3 Creating physical and socialenvironments that foster the healthand participation of older people.
  11. 11. 4 Reinventing ageingChanging social attitudes toencourage the participation of olderpeople.
  12. 12. WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities©
  13. 13. www.agefriendlyworld.org www.who.int/ageing
  14. 14. "Living longer and healthierlives brings tremendouspotential for economic andsocial development and forpersonal fulfillment. But torealize this potential,societies everywhere mustensure that people of allages have the means andsupport needed for a decentlevel of living" Ban Ki-Moon, 2007 Secretary-General, United Nations
  15. 15. Thank you for your attention.

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