Event Description

In order to commemorate the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Hon. Dr. Justyne Caruana, Parliamentary Secretary for Rights of Persons with Disability and Active Ageing, and the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Michael Cassar paid a courtesy visit to the International Institute on Ageing, United Nations-Malta (INIA). INIA’s Director Dr. Marvin Formosa spoke about the mandate and vision of the Institute. Discussions evolved on how all entities are to collaborate, with the aim of raising further awareness on elder abuse. Commissioner Cassar was accompanied by Sylvana Briffa and Joseph Busuttil, both Inspectors from the Vice-Squad.