2019 AHWIN Forum Agenda & Presentations

2019 AHWIN FORUM Achieving Healthy Aging in Asia:Envisioning Better Care for Older Adults October 17, 2019, 13:30–18:00Mandarin Oriental Tokyo, Japan Opening Session EMCEE: Satoko Itoh, Managing Director, JCIE Akio Okawara, President and CEO, Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE) Yasuhiro Suzuki, Chief Medical and Global Health Officer, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), Japan KEYNOTE […]

Investing in Healthy and Active Aging for Sustainable Growth—A Regional Approach to Promoting Innovative Long-Term Care

Rapid population aging is one of the key challenges faced by an increasing number of societies in Asia Pacific and was identified in Healthy Asia Pacific 2020 as an urgent issue to be jointly addressed. This multistakeholder forum was held on the sidelines of meetings related to this year’s APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in Vietnam and drew over 260 people from 27 economies in the region.