It is proposed that Cardiff applies for membership of the network for Age Friendly cities.
To support the Age Friendly community aspiration the World Health Organisation have established a Global Network for Age-friendly Cities and Communities which connects cities, communities and organizations worldwide with the common vision of making their community a great place to grow older.
Membership of the network would provide Cardiff with:-
· Access to information sharing to a global community.
· Support from a global network of affiliates, practioners, researchers, experts and advocates committed to fostering age-friendly environments.
Opportunities for collaboration such as international research projects, joint publications, networking and sharing amongst each other etc.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/07/2021
Decision due: 14 Oct 2021 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cabinet Member for Social Care, Health and Well-being
Lead director: Director of Adults Services, Housing & Communities
Scrutiny Consideration: Amber/Ambr