Here's What is Happening Next in the PIONeer Network
Saturday, 6 November at 5 pm SAST
Pass It On Network’s Southern Africa Network Monthly Meeting with Liaisons from Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia, South Africa and Lesotho meets on the first Saturday of the month.
Tuesday, 9 November at 1 pm EST or Wednesday, 10 November at 7 am CET
It’s Open House online every second Tuesday and Wednesday of the month for new subscribers and those who want to explore Pass it on Network with its co-founders and a few community members in our Zoom Room. Check times and register here
Sunday, 14 November at 11 am EST
The Age Advocacy Group will meet to plan the best way to make impacts in 2022 - for iindividual self-advocacy, advocacy for others, and for the drive through international institutions to assure human rights for the growing numbers of older persons around the globe. Join group leaders, Margaret Young and Vijay Naraidoo. Join here
Monday, 15 November at 1 pm EST
Let's talk about how to engage both olders and youngers in discussions about what’s needed to resolve not only ageism but all of the divisive social and economic and environmental issues that we’re facing. Our Intergenerational Dialogue
will be led by Helen Hirsh Spence, who founded a social enterprise, Top Sixty over Sixty
, to combat age bias and Jothan Cashero, a young professional designer and
brand consultant based in New York City. Register here.
A Look at What’s Happening
Next Around the Globe
Wednesday, 10 November - Friday, 12 November
Thursday, 18 November at 4 pm EST Life Planning Network: Reasons for Optimism for Older Workers
Age Innovator and Entrepreneur Tim Driver, CEO of the Retirement Jobs
employment agency for people over 50 headquartered in
Massachusetts in the U.S. and founder of the Age-Friendly Institute
, will discuss key trends that now favor older workers. Driver, a Next Avenue Influencer in Aging in 2017,co-founded RetirementJobs in 2005 after working at Salary.com
and AOL. His company also runs Mature Caregivers for elder
care workers. RetirementJobs created the Certified Age Friendly Employer (CAFÉ) program to certify organizations that are committed to be among the best places to work for employees 50 and older. Direct link to join here
Thursday, 18 November 9:00-15:30 CET Paris-Brussels
HUMAN RIGHTS FOR ALL AGES: Promoting a life course approach and intergenerational cooperation to combat ageism
This high-level conference is organized in cooperation with the Slovenian Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities, AGE Platform Europe and the Federation of Pensioners’ Associations of Slovenia (ZDUS). View links to the draft program
and a short background document
. Register Here
Saturday, 20 November - Sunday, 21 November
Silver Age 2021
is the theme for the 3rd International Conference on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine organized by INIA
(UN International Institute on Ageing). View details here
Tuesday, 23 November at Noon EST
Listen to Dori Mintzer interviewing to Sky Bergman who is a Filmmaker and Professor of Photography and Video at the California Polytechnic State University. Sky will discuss her film, Lives Well Lived
, that celebrates the wit and wisdom of 40 adults, 75-100 years old, living their lives to the fullest. Register here.
Tuesday, November 30 at 9:00 pm KST (Korea Time)
Global Perspectives about Coping with Elder Abuse during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Register here.
Advocating for the Rights of Older People
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