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To celebrate the World Health Day that this year has a focus on healthy aging, the area of Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Relief of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization presents a new publication that provides an overview of considerations to ensure that older people have the appropriate response to their needs during disasters.  Link to web note

Last Updated on Friday, 06 April 2012 07:08

World Health Day in the News

Support for WHO's Global Healthy Aging Initiative

  • America Walks commends the World Health Organization on its’ effort to build a strong global infrastructure for older adults. America Walks supports the right of older adults to age in place and is committed to providing safe, walkable communities that promote self-sufficiency by enhancing independence and mobility.

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