→ Anyone around the world can be part of the global movement to create #AWorld4AllAges by using the Global Campaign to Combat Ageism's free toolkit
. It includes everything you need to start or join a conversation on ageism, from social media tiles to syntheses of the best available evidence on the topic.
→ HelpAge International published Bringing generations together for change
: a guide that captures key principles and practical steps to inspire effective intergenerational action. The guide was released in support of the Global Campaign to Combat Ageism.
→ UNFPA Asia & the Pacific is running a regional advocacy campaign called 'For Every Age'
, calling for investments in each stage of a woman's life, starting from before a girl's birth to her childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and later life, towards fostering healthy ageing.
→ The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia and the Japan Center for International Exchange recently announced the winners of the 2022 Healthy Aging Prize for Asian Innovation
. This year, a Special Prize for Combatting Ageism was awarded
– to Boonmerit Media (Thailand) for their Manoottangwai Intergenerational Online Media Campaign.
→ The UN Human Rights Council extended
the mandate of the UN Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons by 3 more years – a crucial development in global work to combat ageism.