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The ILC-UK is an independent, research led, think tank dedicated to addressing issues of longevity, ageing and demographic change. Based in the

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he Rt Hon. Stephen Dorrell, Chair of the NHS Confederation and former Secretary of State for Health and former Chair of the Health Select Committee, and Dwayne Johnson, Director of Adult Social

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  • he UK is home to some of the world’s leading innovation in healthcare but we can learn from successes in USA, India, Australia, Africa and Europe
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European policy makers urged to support rather than compel longer working lives.

The Eurozone’s economy could lose one in six workers due to population ageing. Harnessing the power of

Europe is going grey, with the percentage of over 65’s projected to almost double by 2060. The International Longevity Centre-UK's (ILC-UK) new EU factpack, Europe’s Ageing

 

SOS 2020 is a major new programme of work led by ILC-UK which will raise awareness of the need to adapt our economy and society to the big strategic challenges posed by an ageing

With the independence vote on the horizon, Scotland’s policymakers must face up to the challenges of a falling working age population while also tackling significant public health challenges

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eople should “right-size” their housing throughout their lives to get the most out of their homes, a think tank says today.

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he International Longevity Centre-UK (ILC-UK) paper

38 essays penned by high profile authors present a picture of our ageing society that is unprepared and in some instances unwilling to respond to the new female demographic dividend.  Many of

Today the International Longevity Centre-UK (ILC-UK) launches a pioneering snapshot of the life of older women in the UK and highlights how older women are still suffering from the legacy of a

Governments must do more to reduce the long term cost of ageing to the public purse argues a new policy report from the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK).

“The cost of our

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In this follow up to ILC-UK's 2015 report ‘Moved to Care’, jointly produced with Independent Age, we update our analysis of the future workforce shortages in adult social care in

This think-piece looks to Hong Kong,  whose pension infrastructure is similar to the one emerging in the UK to examine the potential impact of the UK's recent pension reforms.

The NHS should be supported to continue to invest in innovation in order to save more money in the long-term.

ILC-UK have worked with Prudential over the last couple of years to consider the impact of demographic change on the European workforce.

Harnessing the power of older workers is a vital component of any long-term strategy to rejuvenate economic growth across the Europe.

The whole of Europe is going grey, but in Europe’s Ageing Demography, we show that Eastern Europe will be hit the hardest by the brewing demographic storm.

With the independence vote on the horizon, Scotland’s policymakers must face up to the challenges of a falling working age population while also tackling significant public health challenges

A PFRC/ILC-UK report : 'What is the relationship between financial satisfaction and happiness among older people?'

An examination of the UK adult immunisation policy framework in light of new European research conducted by SAATI (Supporting Active Ageing Through Immunisation).

Current societal and financial challenges are demanding a revision of how health budgets are spent with a view to increasing both savings and sustainability.

A Compendium of Essays highlighting the challenges and opportunities of ageing for women, launched in celebration of International Women’s Day 2013.

Governments must do more to reduce the long term cost of ageing to the public purse argues a new policy report from the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK).

‘Creating sustainable health and care systems in ageing societies’, co-authored by the International Longevity Centre-UK, was launched at the Global Health Policy Summit on August 1st

A report on a symposium held in Church House Conference Centre, Westminster, London

A report from the International Longevity Centre Global Alliance dinner debate, Cape Town

The report reveals that the dementia research agenda in most EU countries remains critically under-funded and under-valued.

This policy brief aims to stimulate debate and drive improvements in dementia research, diagnosis, treatment and care by identifying key priorities for action at the Member State and EU level.

A report from the global alliance of International Longevity Centres exploring issues around the human rights of older people in different countries.

The latest in the international benchmark State of Ageing series.

Events

Economic and Social Research Council/Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science/International Longevity Centre