Event Description

Two INIA officials – Research and Programme Manager Rosette Farrugia-Bonello and Research and Programme Officer Christian Vella, attended an International Seminar on ‘Ageing Active Index and its potential: Building an evidence base for Active Ageing Policies’. The International seminar was organized by the United Nations Economic commission for European (UNECE) and by the European Commission (EU), between 16th – 17th April, in Brussels. The conference was also attended by INIA’s International tutors Dr. Alexandre Sidorenko, Dr. Tomas Kucera and Dr. Asghar Zaidi, together with a number of INIA’s past participants hailing from Czech Republic, Georgia, Russia and India. Ms. Shuchandrima Chakraborty, an INIA’s past participant from India was awarded with a certificate for her highly commendable paper on ‘Active Ageing Index in India-Is the UNECE approach applicable to developing countries?