International Day of Older Persons

Wednesday 1st October 2014 is International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). IDOP marks a day to celebrate the value of older people and a chance to acknowledge their contributions to our communities.
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About NZAG

NZAG runs regular educational and general interest meetings related to ageing, and participates in international networks through membership of IAGG...
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News and Events

The latest news from the NZAG and members, including regional updates, research updates and gerontology projects...
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What is the New Zealand Association of Gerontology?

NZAG is:

  • A multidisciplinary organisation committed to understanding ageing and promoting the interests of older people
  • An affiliated member of IAGG - the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Our Aims:
  • To promote study and quality research on ageing
  • To encourage age-related training and continuing education
  • To stimulate debate and action on improving the wellbeing of older people
  • To actively contribute to public discussion and policy on ageing
  • To provide a forum for networking and exchanging ideas

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Who should belong?

Our diverse membership includes health professionals, researchers, policy analysts, government representatives, academics, service providers, administrators, support workers, students, older people, volunteers If you are interested in ageing, we welcome your involvement in our lively network.

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