Ageing Expert Group Meeting Session 8: Recommendations – Ageing and public policy

VODCAST - 26 February 2019 Expert Group Meeting Session 8


The Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) of the United Nations, the International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA), and Chulalongkorn University, in collaboration with the Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), organized an international expert group meeting entitled “Measuring population ageing: Bridging Research and Policy”, 25-26 February 2019, Bangkok, Thailand.  

Moderator: Landis MacKellar, Population Council

  • Presentation: New measures of ageing and policy implications (15 min.)
    Stuart Gietel-Basten, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Panel discussion:
    - Warren Sanderson, IIASA
    - Wolfgang Lutz, IIASA
    - Plenee Grace J. Castillo, Philippine Statistics Authority
    - Selash Pasali, UN Economic Commission for Africa

More information and presentation slides:


Sergei Scherbov

Project Leader

World Population

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IIASA Project

Reassessing Aging from a Population Perspective (Re-Aging)

Aging demographic data sheet 2018

Russian Demographic Data Sheet 2019

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